I love the way this plant brings bees and butterflies into a natural area.
Small wildlife like bees and birds flock to the bright pink on this flower
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We ship all plants usps priority mail. They arrive to most locations within 2-3 days. We package all plants to retain moisture to up to 10 days in transit. All plants ships from our warehouses in Tennessee. All plants are grown and shipped from out Altamont (zip) 37301 location. We do drop ship for re-sellers also for those wanting to resell our plants.
How We Protect Your Plants For Transit
All plants are dug and immediately taken to our warehouse and tera-sorb moisture retention gel is applied to the roots and then wrapped in plastic to retain superior moisture for transit. They are placed in corogated cardboard shipping boxes for protection when shipped
Upon Receipt Of Your Plants
Upon receipt of your plants, unpack and unwrap the roots and mist with water. Plant within 24-48 hours. If you can not plant within this time frame, put your plants in a cool location (ex- basement, garage or cellar) and water the roots daily. Cover them back up with the plastic so they will not dry out until you can plant them. After planted, water every evening after the sun goes down for 5 days.
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Beebalm - Monarda
Beebalm is native to Eastern North America and is an ingredient in mouthwash as it has a slightly minty taste and smell other may say the scent is closer to Earl Grey Tea. It is a flower with many uses; the indigenous Blackfeet Indians would often use this plant as an antiseptic for minor wounds and skin infections.
Beebalm can reach heights of 3 feet and can grow to 1 foot in width.
It may have some trouble with slugs and also powdery mildew, but otherwise, it has no other problems. The flowers bloom around early summer time which give way to green light but slightly dark red flowers, they will stay red all through the fall. Remember that every three years you should lift and divide.
Beebalm will tolerate a wide range of soils except for excessively wet soils.