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Monarda didyma 'Jacob Cline'
Common Name: Beebalm Family: Lamiaceae (The Mint Family)

Monarda didyma 'Jacob Cline'
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Notes:
'Jacob Cline' is similar to 'Gardenview Scarlet' with very large, bright red florets in tight clusters atop stocky, three to four foot tall, square stems from midsummer to fall. This variety is one of the most mildew resistant. Monarda is native to eastern North America, is easy to grow and multiplies quickly. The flowers' sweet nectar attracts scores of hummingbirds, butterflies and bees to the garden. The aromatic foliage smells like mint when crushed and is often used to flavour teas. Photo courtesy of Walters Gardens.

Geogrpahical Origin:
North America
Native Habitat:
Moist soils in rich woods, thickets and bottom lands.

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourRed 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height2-4'  Bloom TimeSummer 
Spread12-24'  FragranceYes 
Light ExposureFull - Part Sun Sun Part Sun  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureAverage Moist  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone3-9  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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