Monarda

Monarda punctata Beebop (72 cells) PPAF

Cell Size: 72 cell tray. Depth 2.35". Volume (max. dry) cubic inches: 2.23
Recommended Finish Size: 1 gallon
Growing Media: Well-draining commercial media
Growing Temperature: 65-75 F (days) 55-65 F (nights)
Soil PH: 5.8-6.2
Soil EC: 1.8-2.2
Finish Time for Spring Sale: 6 - 8 weeks
Growing Info: Pinch after transplant.
Fertilizing: Constant liquid feed at medium levels of 150 - 200 ppm N
Moisture Level: Grow plants evenly moist.
Watch for Pest and Disease: Spider mites, powdery mildew
Vernalization Requirements: Beneficial, not necessary.
Supplemental Lighting: None required.
Growth Regulators: Generally, not needed.
Day Length: Long Day
Other: Apply preventive sprays for powdery mildew at time of planting.

SKU:2804

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Trays: 14
Description

Description

A compact, early-blooming selection of "dotted horsemint," a native American species. Tubular flowers above pink bracts. Narrow, aromatic foliage. Long bloom season. Likes well-drained sandy soils.


  Production Location: Florida
  Tray Size: 72 plants
  Common Name: Bee balm
  USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 - 9
  Mature Height: 20 inches
  Color: Purple
  Exposure: Full Sun to Part Shade
  Patent/Royalty: PPAF .12 per plant included in tray price

Cultural Information

Cultural Information

Cell Size: 72 cell tray. Depth 2.35". Volume (max. dry) cubic inches: 2.23
Recommended Finish Size: 1 gallon
Growing Media: Well-draining commercial media
Growing Temperature: 65-75 F (days) 55-65 F (nights)
Soil PH: 5.8-6.2
Soil EC: 1.8-2.2
Finish Time for Spring Sale: 6 - 8 weeks
Growing Info: Pinch after transplant.
Fertilizing: Constant liquid feed at medium levels of 150 - 200 ppm N
Moisture Level: Grow plants evenly moist.
Watch for Pest and Disease: Spider mites, powdery mildew
Vernalization Requirements: Beneficial, not necessary.
Supplemental Lighting: None required.
Growth Regulators: Generally, not needed.
Day Length: Long Day
Other: Apply preventive sprays for powdery mildew at time of planting.

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