Monarda 'Aquarius'

Common Name: Bergamot

Plant Family: Lamiaceae

Price:  £6.00
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Availability:  

  

10 in stock

Size/Qty:  1.5 litre pot


Suggested Use:  Cut Flower
Planting Style:  Herbal/ medicinal
Season of Interest:  Late summer
Position/ Situation:  Sunny Border
Sun/ Shade:  Sun
Flower Colour:  Pink
Leaf Colour:  Green
Scent:  Scented Leaves
Height:  low (up to 3 feet)
Habit/Shape:  Clump forming
Soil Type:  Normal, well-drained but moisture retentive
Soil PH:  No preference
Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Hardy
Bee and Butterfly:  Bee
Rabbit & Deer Resistance:  Deer Resistant Plants


Vigorous clump forming perennial with mint scented foliage which can be used to make a herbal tea. Dramatic whorls of purple-pink flowers over purple bracts in late summer. The flowers are adored by Bees. Best in soil that doesn’t dry out otherwise powdery mildew can be a problem.


Mainland UK  £8.50-£10 Local delivery Postcodes IP1-IP8 & CO10 (minimum order value applies please click here for details) FREE
Seeds & cuttings only  £2 Collect from our Nursery (Elmsett, Suffolk, IP7 6LZ) FREE
Scottish Highlands & offshore Islands From £10    

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Unless otherwise indicated our plants are supplied in the following pot sizes according to category. Dimensions refer to either the pot diameter (cm) or volume (litre);

  • Exotics/Conservatory & House Plants, Succulents: mostly as young plants in 9cm or 1 litre pots
  • Hardy Perennials, Ferns and Grasses: 1 litre (approx 12cm diameter)
  • Herbs: 9cm
  • Hardy Shrubs and Climbers: 1.5 or 2 litre 
  • Potted Bulbs: variable- please see "Size/Qty" on product information page 
  • Dormant Bulbs, Tubers and Bare-root perennials come either bagged or wrapped without a pot

The exact size of plants will vary with the growing season and may be cut back in accordance with normal pruning regimes or to fit in the box if they are excessively tall


Shrubland Park Nurseries