Monarda 'Blue Stocking'
USDA Hardiness Zone 3-9
Violet-blue terminal whorls of tubular petals over fragrant green foliage.
A wonderful addition to the garden!
The genus name honors Spanish botanist and physician Nicholas Monardes (1493-1588).
Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips
Prefers moist soil and will spread quickly.The best solution for dealing with mildew on these is to plant something shorter in front of them to hide the foliage, but leave room for good air circulation.
When to Divide
spring or fall every 2 to 3 years
(Lupinus Westcountry™ ),
Black Eyed Susan
Characteristics & Attributes
Season of Interest (Flowering)