Monarda Mohawk


 'Mohawk' is a clump-forming, herbaceous perennial with aromatic, lance-shaped, mid-green leaves and terminal whorls of two-lipped, mauve to purple flowers from midsummer to early autumn. Height 1m x Spread 50cm



Plant in free-draining soil in sun or partial shade. Although Monarda will grow in most soils, they prefer moist conditions but do not like to be water-logged in winter.


General Herbaceous & Perennial Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding some planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.