MELISSA officinalis

Lemon balm has very scented leaves. MELISSA officinalis can be used in cuisine as well as infusions.

Size Price
1 liter pot 7,10 € Delivery within 2 business days

PLANTING and CULTIVATION of MELISSA officinalis (lemon balm, balm, balm min)

In order to discover more about MELISSA officinalis and choose the right place, here some more technical details to respect (If several options are indicated for the same caracteristic, each of them is possible. For example: "full sun (from 12 to 5 pm min.), half-shade (no sun from 12 to 5 pm)" -> Then you can put the plant into full sun or half-shade!):


HEIGHT : 20 - 50 cm
PLACE : full sun (from noon until 5 p.m. minimum), half shade (no sun from noon until 5 p.m.)
SPECIAL INTEREST IN SPRING : foliage, scent
SPECIAL INTEREST IN SUMMER : flowers, foliage, scent
SPECIAL INTEREST IN AUTOMN : foliage, scent
FLOWER COLOR : white
FLOWERING PERIOD : summer
FOLIAGE COLOR : green
KIND OF FOLIAGE : deciduous
WHERE TO PLANT : pot, bedding
NEED OF HUMIDITY : dry, mean, humid
RESISTANCE : hardy under -20°C
NATURE OF SOIL : light, normal, heavy
PH RECOMMANDED : acid (< 6,5), neutral (> 6,5 et < 7,5), calcareous (> 7,5)
SHAPE : round
PRUNING PERIOD : oct.
SPECIALITY : eatable, toxic, scented

The height shown corresponds for trees and shrubs to that after 10 years (under normal planting conditions and with adequate watering of the plant). Please call us or send us a message, if you want more information. We will be pleased to help you.

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