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Lemon Balm


Beautiful, gentle herb with many beneficial uses, and deserving of the name ‘Balm’. Grow with Roman Chamomile for a wonderfully refreshing 'home grown’ tea. Can be made into lemonade with lemons or planted as a companion plant in the vegetable garden.

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Data sheet

Zones: Annuals (Grow in All Zones), 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Growth Cycle: Perennial
Water Needs: Low, Moderate, Low/Moderate
Light: Full Sun, Full Sun/Partial Shade, Partial Shade
Soil Type: Clay Soil, Silty Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil, Peaty Soil, Chalky Soil, All - Tolerant of Most Soil Types.
Edible: Yes
Height: e: Up to 1.5 Feet
Growing Instructions: Sow in spring by scattering the seeds into finely raked soil or seed tray. Firm down (or barely cover). Keep moist until established. Can be sown in fall. Germination: 7 - 14 days.
Special Features: Butterflies and Pollinators, Fragrant, Container Growing, Medicinal Value