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Monarda ‘Scorpion’

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Summary

Monarda ‘Scorpion’ was one of the worst performing cultivars in the trial. It displayed poor powdery mildew resistance and had very poor overall vigor. The stems were also brittle and floppy which created a very untidy appearance.


Details

  • Rating
    1.9 
  • Common Name
    Scorpion bee balm  
  • Peak Bloom
    Early July 
  • Flower Size
    2.5” 
  • Peak flower coverage
    70% 
  • Weeks in full bloom
  • Height
    38” 
  • Width after three years
    22” 
  • Powdery mildew resistance
    Poor