Lemon Balm

Lemon balm is a vigorous grower. It is lovely in hanging baskets, raised beds, or used as ground cover
  • The plant grows to 30-35cm (12-14")
  • Optimal soil temperatures for germination between 21-27°C
  • Plant in part shade (keep protected from midday sun).
  • Seeds should germinate in 10-14 days. Sow on the surface and barely cover the seeds. Use a mister to water and transplant once large enough to handle spaced 45cm (18") apart.
  • Start indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost
  • Perennial to Zone: 4
  • Will self sow if plants are not cut back before seeds drop