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Wild Bergamot Plants for Sale Online
Wild bergamot, or Monarda fistulosa, comes from the dry, rocky soils of the prairies in the mid-western united states. Monarda is a clump-forming herbaceous perennial that produces wild-looking lavender flowers formed on sturdy stems. The flowers of Wild Bergamot rest upon showy, pinkish leaf bracts. Bees, butterflies, and even hummingbirds love wild bergamot as people do. This is the monarda plant for the native plant purest that prefers straight species rather than the cultivars.
|Mature Height:||2 to 4 Feet|
|Mature Width:||2 to 3 Feet|
|Sunlight:||Full Sun to Part Shade|
|Habit:||Upright, clump forming|
|Flowering Season:||July to September|
|Soil Condition:||Prefers dry, average to sandy soil|
|Water Requirements:||Water well until established.|
|Uses:||Extremely attractive when used as a focal point in the mixed border, mass planting. Attracts pollinators and hummingbirds.|
How to Care for Wild Bergamot
Be sure to read our planting instructions to ensure a healthy and happy plant for years to come!