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Monarda x 'Leading Lady Plum' PP26447 Plant propagation prohibited

LEADING LADY PLUM BEEBALM

Breeder
Buy Leading Lady Lilac Beebalm online. Leading Lady Plum Beebalm is a great Monarda that does not spread and monopolize spots in the garden. Dark green, semi-glossy leaves are highlighted by magenta purple flowers that have purple bracts. The flowers are also misted with dark purple spots when the flowers open. This variety is known to rebloom a second time in midsummer!
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Height:

10-14 Inches

Spread:

22-28 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

4-8

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Plant Characteristics

Brand*
  • Proven Winners Perennials
Cultural Information*
  • Powdery Mildew - Low Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - Low Resistance
  • Root Rot - Moderate Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - Moderate Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Purple
Flower Type*
  • Fragrant
Growth Rate*
  • Fast
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Green
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
  • Fragrant
Nature Assets*
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Attracts Bees
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Deer Resistant
Plant Type*
  • Perennial
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Moist
  • Well-Drained
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Average
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
Propagation Methods*
  • Seed
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Summer
  • Summer Flowering
  • Fall
  • Spring
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Accent Plant
  • Under Power Lines
  • Rock Gardens
  • Mass Planting
  • Wildlife Habitat
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Monarda is easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

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