•Lemon Bergamot (Monarda citriodora) 200 seeds
•Square Foot Garden Spacing 4
•USDA Zones: 3-10.
Lemon Bergamot has a wonderful taste and lemony aroma; lemon bergamot is part of the mint family and is sometimes called Lemon Bee Balm, Lemon Mint, or Purple Horsemint. The name is derived from the Latin for 'citrus smell.' It is a bee, butterfly, and hummingbird attractant in its native habitat. Superb tea plant; striking pink-purple flowers, beautiful and tasty. Lemon bergamot is a fast-growing, annual herb. The leaves have a mild but distinct combination of lemon and mint. Both leaves and flowers may be dried and stored. Leaves and young shoot tips are editable. They are used as a flavoring in salads, fruit salads, and drinks. They are added as an attractive garnish to salads. It makes an excellent aromatic tea made from fresh or dried leaves and flower heads.
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