Balm: Lemon Balm All Gold (Melissa officinalis 'All Gold')
HARDY PERENNIAL. Ht 45-60cm.
Also known as sweet balm. This variety is highly fragrant with a
heavenly lemon scent. The foliage is more yellow then green. Ideal for
tubs and pots. Small flowers appear mid to late summer.
Add the leaves to flavour salads, soups, sauces, stuffing, jams, game
and fish. Chopped leaves in hot water make a refreshing tea or mix the
leaves with soft cheeses. Plant in rich, fertile soil in full sun/part shade.