A favorite herbs since ancient times, lemon balm grows vigorously, tolerating a wide variety of conditions. The scent and flavor is lemony, popular even with those who do not like other mints. Excellent as a tea, hot or iced, salads and as a flavoring for desserts. Soothing to the stomach and headaches, it is uplifting to the spirit and soothes anxiety for children and adults.
Very easy to grow. Tolerant to heat and drought; resistant to deer. Spreads aggressively. Very attractive to bees.
Height: 18-24 Inches
Spread: 12 Inches
USDA Zone: 4-9