INGREDIENTS: Lemon Balm Herb, Cut & Sifted
BOTANICAL NAME: Melissa Officinalis
COMMON NAMES: Lemon balm, common balm, or balm mint
MEDICINAL PART: Leaf
Lemon Balm Herb is a perennial herbaceous plant in the mint family Lamiaceae and native to south-central Europe, Iran, and Central Asia, but now naturalized in the Americas and elsewhere. It grows to a maximum height of 70–150 cm (28–59 in). The leaves have a mild lemon scent similar to mint. During summer, small white flowers full of nectar appear.