Organic Lemon Balm – 200 seeds (Free Postage)
Lemon Balm (Melissa officinalis)
A herb in the mint family, it has long been hailed as an excellent way of easing stress and anxiety and improving sleep quality. This wonderful herb is also thought to have potent antioxidant and antimicrobial properties!
Sow: Indoors year-round, outdoors April to August
Harvest: all year round
Height: 30-45 cm
Sow in good compost indoors, water well and keep under a propagator. Germination takes around 10-14 days. Once the plants show a good couple of leaves and are around 5cm in height transplant to their final pot.
The plants aren’t picky about where they grow and will grow in almost any soil, but they prefer rich, well-drained soil. Lemon balm plants will grow in part shade to full sun, but flourish best in full sun. Lemon balm is best kept in a flowerpot or container.
(approx. 200 seeds)