Lemon bergamot has a wonderful mild lemony aroma which is commonly used in teas but also works great in deserts, with fish dishes, salads and oils.
As well as being a great culinary herb, Bergamot produces masses of tiered pink and purple blossoms which make a great cut flower or border plant.
Genus: Monarda citiodora
Aspect: Full Sun / Part shade
Height: 0.5 - 1 metre
Spread: 0.1 - 0.5 metres