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Lemon Balm

Melissa officinalis

Strong sweet lemon fragrance and flavor; fresh leaves are excellent in teas, as a salad herb or as a flavorful garnish in fruit cups. Dried leaves are good in potpourri or tea. Attractive plant for the herb or flower garden. Reseeds in the garden.

Exposure: Full Sun to Part Sun
Size: 18-36" tall x 12" wide
Bloom: Early Summer - Late Summer
Hardiness: Zone 4