Monarda hybrid – Bee Balm – Upscale® ‘Red Velvet’

Garden Height
32 - 32
Spacing
36 - 36
Spread
36 - 36
Habit
Clump Forming
Container Role
Filler
Flower Size
Medium
Flower Colors
Red
Light Level
Part Sun to Sun
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Large cherry red flowers. The tallest variety in the collection. Newly emerging foliage has a bronze cast. Well-branched stems support a second flush of flowers that extends the length of bloom.

Features
Large cherry red flowers. The tallest variety in the collection. Newly emerging foliage has a bronze cast. Well-branched stems support a second flush of flowers that extends the length of bloom.

Attracts: Bees, Butterflies, Hummingbirds

Resists: Deer

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Fragrant Flower

Fragrant Foliage

Native to North America

Maintenance Notes
Prefers rich, moist soil and full sun but also grows well in ordinary garden soil and part shade. Provide good air circulation to prevent disease.

Maintenance Category Easy

Water Category Average

Bloom Time

Flower Form Border Plant, Container, Cut Flower, Landscape, Mass Planting

Soil Fertility Average Soil, Fertile Soil

Soil PH Category Alkaline Soil, Neutral Soil

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