Melissa leaf or lemon balm

How to Care for Lemon Balm

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Lemon balm, or Melissa officinalis is a perennial herb with leaves that are used to make medicine, herbal teas, and is often added to lemonade. It's incredibly easy to grow and can be grown in your garden. However, there are some special conditions that need to be met for the plant to thrive. With careful watering, pest removal, and care, you can grow your own lemon balm to use in your favorite recipes.

Hopefully, you learned a lot about how to care for lemon balm. It is a beautiful herb that can be used for a variety of reasons. Since it is so easy to grow, it is popular in many kitchen gardens run by indoor gardeners. We hope you will be able to help your plant thrive.