Bee Balm Plants
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Thinning out bee balm

Zone Calgary, AB, Canada | Anonymous added on May 2, 2016 | Answered

I have a carpet of bee balm coming up. Obviously, self seeded. Should I be thinning these little shoots out?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on May 2, 2016

Bee balm is susceptible to powdery mildew so thinning may not be a bad idea. The recommended distance between bee balm plants is 18-24 inches apart.

For more information on the care of bee balm, please visit the following link:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/bee-balm/bee-balm-care.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/bee-balm/propagating-bee-balm-plants.htm

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