Petite Delight Bee Balm
Monarda didyma 'Petite Delight'
Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||mo-NAR-da DID-ee-muh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Fast grower to 18 in. tall, 24 in. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Lavender-rose flowers in summer.|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers|
|Foliage Color||Dark Green|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Mediterranean, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Mass Planting, Very Wet Areas, Cutting Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Soil Needs||Flower & Rose Food|
|Special Feature||Dwarf Plant, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Gift Plant, North American Native Selection, Fast Growing|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.|
|Companion Plants||Iris (Iris); Twisted Rush (Juncus); Turtlehead (Chelone); Dogwood (Cornus); Crossvine (Bignonia)|
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. For a neat appearance, remove old foliage before new leaves emerge. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 2-8