Moisture retentive soil
Well drained soil
Shock-hair flower heads, of bright red narrow petals supported by dark red cradles of bracts, on upright sturdy stems above scented, bronze lance-shaped leaves.
Large, dark red flowerheads like fireworks, with narrow petals and purple-black bracts, are held on strong vertical stems with aromatic mid green dagger-shaped foliage.
Jester-like flowerheads with shaggy, narrow, purple-pink petals over a ruff of purplish-green bracts, are produced along sturdy, vertical stems with fragrant, spear-shaped leaves.
'Prairienacht' is an older variety from Germany, much prized for its ragged deep pinky-purple flowerheads, dark stems and fragrant purple tinged foliage.
Upright stems carrying soft purple-pink flowers like jesters' hats, with narrow petals and purple bracts above greenish-purple spear-shaped leaves. Aromatic foliage. This very popular form of Bergamot