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Melissa Officinalis

Botanical Name:

Melissa officinalis

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How to Grow
Sunlight
Partial Shade - Full Sun
~
3-6 hours of sun per day, with protection from intense mid-day sun
Characteristics

Bloom Time

Jun, Jul, Aug

Plant Type

Herb, Herb.

Lifespan

Perennial

Flower

White flowers are borne in whorls in the axils of terminal leaves. They are tiny, two-lipped and inconspicuous and appear throughout the summer. Bees love them.

Fruit

Produces many viable seeds

Benefits
Attracts

Butterflies

Pollinators

Taxonomy

Order

Lamiales

Family

Lamiaceae

Genus

Melissa

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