Lemon Balm Seeds

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HE109
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Native to the Mediterranean region. Grows to 70–150 cm (28–59 in) tall. The leaves have a gentle lemon scent, related to mint. During summer, small white flowers full of nectar appear and attract bees, hence the genus name Melissa (Greek for 'honey bee’).

Recommended instructions:

sowing:

  • Select a full sunny sowing area
  • Plan the amount of seeds according to 1 m² depending on the size of the area / vessel
  • Number of seeds per square meter: 3-2
  • Sowing depth is twice the size of the seed, 1-0.5 cm deep
  • Keep soil moist until germination. (Not too wet)
  • Watering once a day to once every three days (depending on the season)
  • It is recommended to use compost and organic nutrients and microbes.

You can find more information on the website, good luck!

More Information
Species Culinary Herbs
Scientific Name Melissa officinalis
Germination Period 5-10 days
Days till maturity 55-70
Sowing Depth 5 mm
Sowing Intervals 30-40 cm
Sowing Months January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
Sowing Instructions

Space plants apart in margin of about 30 cm. Plant lemon balm in moist soil and a relatively shady place.

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