LEMZEST™ LEMON BALM
Lemzest™ Melissa officinalis ‘LB01’
- Attractive bushy growth
- Uplifting fragrance
- Stronger, zesty lemon flavour
Description: A stronger, zesty Lemon Balm with exquisite lemon tones that are bursting with flavour.
The beautifully strong fresh lemon scent makes any garden fragrant and pleasant to be around.
Lemzest™ has been confirmed to contain the desirable Rosmarinic Acid, a general anti-oxidant with other potentially healthy benefits.
Size: 25-35cm H x 30-40cm W
Planting Density: Plant 30-40cm apart in spring and summer in full sun to part shade (prefers light to moderate shade in hot summers).
Uses: Lemzest™ is excellent for a calming herbal infusion (tea) on its own, or with mint or other herbs.
Try it blended with fruit juice or mineral water for a refreshing drink.
Perfect for any dish where you want a zesty lemon taste; salads, soups, vinegar, and amazing with chicken, pork and fish dishes.
Care: Keep soil moist in hot summers. Avoid overwatering, particularly in winter.
In spring and autumn if required, use a slow-release fertiliser and/or incorporate compost into the soil.