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Lincoln, NE
(Zone 5a)

April 2, 2008
4:46 PM

Post #4746229

As always, I enjoyed your article--and especially love the mental image of your mom relocating monardas on the sneak!

After quite a search, I finally found a seed source for monarda bartlettii, which is rumored to do better in hot and dry conditions. Unfortunately, I've had no luck getting them to germinate. :( I don't have very many seeds, so I hate to keep trying randomly. Any suggestions?
North Augusta, ON

April 2, 2008
4:56 PM

Post #4746275

I've never tried them from seed, they spread fast enough up here by themselves :))
Lincoln, NE
(Zone 5a)

April 2, 2008
5:32 PM

Post #4746403

Okay, thanks for letting me know. Maybe I'll go ask over on the propagation forum and see if they've got any tips for me.

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