Cambridge Scarlet is part of the Monarda genus and is a Monarda variety. Its scientific name is Monarda 'Cambridge Scarlet'. Blooms appear in these approximate colours: CG Red. It grows mainly as a Perennial, which means it typically grows best over a long period (from 3 years+).
Cambridge Scarlet Monarda is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!
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How to grow Monarda 'Cambridge Scarlet'
Clumps need to be lifted and divided every three years. Deadhead regularly and cut stems to the ground in autumn.1Keep in mind when planting that Cambridge Scarlet is thought of as hardy, so this plant will survive close to or on freezing temperatures.
Growing Cambridge Scarlet from seed
Transplanting Cambridge Scarlet
Harvesting Cambridge Scarlet
Monarda 'Cambridge Scarlet' information
How long does Cambridge Scarlet take to grow?
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Popular varieties of Monarda
- Panorama Mix
- Petite Delight
- Panorama Red Shades
- Raspberry Wine
- Raspberry Queen
- Cambridge Scarlet
- Hot Pink
- Marshall's Delight
View the complete variety list for Monarda »
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