Lemon Balm

Lemon Balm Tea

Lemon balm is related to mint and has a pronounced lemon aroma. Like mint the aroma is release upon touching, or bruising, leaves. Provide some shade during the daytime and is best in well drained soil that does not stay wet. Lemon balm can also be used as a spice. Lemon balm is suitable for indoor growing on a sunny windowsill, providing some shade it if it too hot.


Leaves are used. Select healthy leaves, dry them and use in a tea ball to brew your tea.