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Zone Brevard, NC 28712 | betsycu@hotmail.com added on October 6, 2017 | Answered

I have bee balm that refuses to flower. It has lots of leaves, but no flower.

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Answered on October 7, 2017

More than likely it has too much nitrogen in the soil, or it could be that the soil is too acidic. Apply dolomitic lime to the soil, and this should take care of the issue. If it continues, then you may add a fertilizer heavy in phosphorus and potassium.

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