Lemon Balm Seeds
|Local Names||Lemon Balm|
|Number of Seeds||50|
|Harvesting time||70-80 Days|
Seed Placement :
Prepare soil mixed with organic manure or compost before sowing the seeds. sprinkle the seeds over the soil. There is no need to cover the seeds with soil.
Lemon balm plants will grow in partial shade to full sun, but flourish best in full sun.
Lemon Balm contains high levels of a compound called citronellal that gives its lemony aroma and flavor that bugs find so unpleasant. The lemon scent repels the bugs.
Harvest the plants in the morning before the heat of the day. It is best to harvest leaves before flowering. Cut two-thirds of the plant to encourage bushier and sturdier plants.