Lemon Bergamot

Bergamot, Lemon

  • $2.70

Also known as Lemon Bee Balm. Native to the Appalachians. There is some individual variation in blossom color and citrus odor. The dried leaves can be used for making lemon-scented herb tea or for flavoring meat or fish dishes. Harvest the leaves before flowers appear. (Monarda citriodora)

Growing instructions: Perennial in zones 4-9. Germination at 70°F in 14-21 days. Space 8-12" apart. Full sun or part shade. Grows 36" tall.

Packet: 0.15 g - approximately 270 seeds