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Monarda Grand Parade
Monarda Grand Parade
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Monarda Grand Parade


USDA Zone: 3-9

Plant number: 1.365.240

(='ACrade') Beebalm is a traditional favourite for the perennial border. This midsized Canadian selection produces heads of large, shaggy lavender-purple flowers in mid to late summer. Foliage is delightfully fragrant, and significantly more resistant to powdery mildew than most older varieties. Excellent for cutting. Introduced by Agriculture Canada from its breeding program in Morden, Manitoba. USPP#19580: unlicensed propagation prohibited. Registered with COPF.

Further details for
Monarda Grand Parade

Optimal Growing
Appearance and
Sun Exposure
  Full Sun or
  Partial Shade
Soil Type
  Normal or
  Sandy or
Soil pH
  Neutral or
  Alkaline or
Soil Moisture
  Average or
Care Level
Flower Colour
Blooming Time
  Mid Summer
  Late Summer
Foliage Color
  Deep Green
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Accent: Good Texture/Form
  Attracts Butterflies
  Attracts Hummingbirds
  Cut Flower
  Deer Resistant
  Drought Tolerant
  Rabbit Resistant
   40-45 cm
   16-18 inches
   50-60 cm
   20-23 inches
Foot Traffic
Growth Rate