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Monarda 'Saxon Purple'

Whorls of deep purple flowers over bright green aromatic foliage. Perfect for adding height to the middle or back of borders. Good mildew resistance. Very attractive to insects, especially bees. Hardy. Up to 90cm.

At a glance

Common Name
Bee Balm/Bergamot
Hardy perennial
60cm to 90cm
Spread Rate
Mid Summer
Soil Type
Moist, Normal, Drained
Part-shade, Sun
Attractive to pollinators

Sue's Notes

A good, mildew-resistant variety. Mulch in spring to conserve moisture - they grow better in a rich, but not waterlogged soil.

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9cm pot 4.00   Buy  

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1 to 4 plants, 4.95
5 to 9 plants, 6.95
10 to 20 plants, 9.95
21 to 50 plants, 15.00
51+ plants, POA
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