How to grow and care for lemon balm. Note to self: partial shade, perennial, needs to be cut back a few times each year, do not let it flower or it will take over the garden.

How to grow and care for lemon balm. Lemon balm is a natural healing agent. It calms nerves (making it perfect for treating a restless night), heals cold sores, alleviates cramping, and so much more!

Tips for dividing perennials & a great list of timing and techniques for various plants.

Tips on Dividing Perennial Plants~ Quote: Keep this handy! There is a wealth of information here about dividing perennials! Also a list of best times to divide them. Definitely the best, clearest instructions I've seen (from Fine Gardening)

How to Grow Lemon Balm: Lemon balm is a perennial herb that grows best in cool weather. Sow lemon balm in spring about the average date of the last frost. Seed can also be sown in late summer. Root divisions can be planted at any time during the growing season. Lemon balm will die back to the ground in freezing weather, but regrow in spring.

Lemon balm is a perennial herb that grows best in cool weather. Sow lemon balm in spring about the average date of the last frost. Seed can also be sown in

Lemon Balm-natural mosquito repellant, grows in sun or shade. Tends to take over, so best in container/pots around deck, patio, front and back door.

Container - Lemon Balm-natural mosquito repellant, grows in sun or shade. Tends to take over, so best in container/pots around deck, patio, front and back door.

Tips for Growing and Using Lemon Balm - Here are some tips on growing lemon balm in your garden and how to use it in cooking and home remedies.

If you are looking at backyard garden plans. Planning an organic herb garden do not be afraid of pictures you have probably come across. Herbs are easy to grow

How To Grow, Use & Harvest Lemon Balm

How To Grow, Use & Harvest Lemon Balm

How To Grow, Use & Harvest Lemon Balm One of the easiest (in my experience) to grow from seed, rooted cuttings, or by root division Adds a lemon aroma wherever it is planted Lemon Balm is relax.

Garlic is so easy to grow in your vegetable garden. With a small amount of work…

Garlic is so easy to grow in your vegetable garden. With a small amount of work you can grow all that you need for a whole year.

I walk in my gardens on a July evening, admiring the lush green that abounds in midsummer. The bee balm is chest high and near blooming, the lavender, catnip, and oregano are in full flower; the sage, rosemary, thyme, and basil are growing tender new leaves almost daily; and the peppermint and lemon balm are spreading prodigiously.

Herbal Remedies Tips and Links

Rosemary / Lemon Balm / Bee Balm / Oregano / Peppermint / Catnip / Thyme / Lavender / Sage The Medicinal Mint Family Herbal Remedies - Herbal Academy of New England

Mulch Much? | The Benefits of Gardening with Mulch | Fix.com

The Benefits of Gardening with Mulch

Mulching keeps your soil cool and moist, and can have a direct influence on yield. Have you paid attention to your mulching decisions? I will have to look into this mulching thing.

How to Harvest and Use Lemon Balm   Lemon Balm leaves tend to darken and lose their scent when dried. Spread the lemon balm leaves out on a flat surface or hang upside down from the stems. Make sure they are in a well ventilated location away from any sunlight. The ideal temperature for drying lemon balm is 85 to 95 degrees. Dried lemon balm is an excellent addition to herbal teas or can be used in potpourris. The leaves can also be added to a warm bath to add a relaxing aroma.

How to Harvest and Use Lemon Balm

Lemon balm is easy to grow and gives lemony flavor to foods and beverages. The herb is also used to scent cosmetics, perfumes and potpourri.

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Growing and Foraging for Lemon Balm~ The lemony mint family plant that may already be growing in your yard. Plus an iced tea recipe! www.growforagecookferment.com

Growing and Foraging for Lemon Balm

Growing and Foraging for Lemon Balm~ The lemony mint family plant that may already be growing in your yard. Plus an iced tea recipe!

The Backyard Medicine Cabinet - Lemon Balm - lifefromthegroundup.us

The Backyard Medicine Cabinet: Lemon Balm

The Backyard Medicine Cabinet - Lemon Balm - lifefromthegroundup.us I loved the way this looked in my garden this summer, did very well and smells wonderful.

How to Grow and Use Lemon Balm (the princess of the herb world)

The Herb Gardener: How to Grow Lemon Balm (Melissa Officinalis) Among other health benefits: lemon balm is referred to as "herbal valium.

Lemon balm is an amazing herb that deserves a place in your garden and herbal remedy arsenal. Click to find out more or pin to save for later. | lemon balm uses | garden | medicinal plants | sleep tea | herbal remedies | natural remedies |

Uses for Lemon Balm ~ An Incredible Herb for Sleep & More

Lemon balm is my favorite herb for better sleep! This amazing plant deserves a place in your garden and herbal remedy arsenal.

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