Lemon Balm (Melissa officinalis) Plant



Lemon balm (Melissa officinalis), or lemon balm; has a mild lemon mint scent. It blooms during summer with small white flowers.  The leaves are used as a herb, in teas, and also as a flavoring. The plant is used to attract bees for honey production.
Growing Zones:4 – 9
Native Range:
Mature Height:18 – 24 inches
Mature Width:12 – 18 inches
Spacing:12 – 15 inches
Sunlight:Full Sun, Part Sun
Soil Type:Average, well drained
Growth Rate:Fast
Leaf Description:Round, textured, fragrant
Bloom Time:Summer
Bloom Description:Small, white
Harvest Time:Before blooming
Drought Tolerance:Moderate
Special Properties:Bees, Butterflies, Pollinators, Deer resistant


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