Balm: Lemon Variegated (Melissa officinalis 'Aurea')

Balm: Lemon Variegated (Melissa officinalis 'Aurea')

Vendor
The Culinary Herb Company
Regular price
£2.85
Sale price
£2.85
Tax included.
Quantity must be 1 or more

Please note: Our minimum order is three plants. Your order can comprise three of the same plant or a mixture of plants.

HARDY PERENNIAL. Ht 60cm.

This plant produces clusters of small, pale yellow flowers in summer and
is very easy to grow. It has highly aromatic, slightly wrinkled,
green/gold variegated lemon-scented leaves that can revert to green in
summer. Keep cutting back to promote new growth. Add the leaves to
flavour salads, soups, sauces, herb vinegars, 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.