Division in spring or autumn. Larger divisions can be planted out direct into their permanent positions. We have found that it is best to pot up smaller divisions and grow them on in light shade in a greenhouse or cold frame until they are growing away well. Plant them out in the summer or the following spring. Cuttings of young shoots, 5 - 8cm with a heel, May/June in a frame. Cuttings of half-ripe wood, 5 - 8cm with a heel, July/August in a frame.Layering.
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Plants are hardy to at least -10°c. This is a very difficult genus taxonomically, the species hybridize freely with each other and often intergrade into each other. There are many named forms selected for their ornamental value. The leaves are highly aromatic.The flowers are rich in nectar and are very attractive to honey bees.
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