Grow Refreshing Lemon Balm with Certified Organic Seeds

Enjoy the pleasing aroma and taste of Lemon Balm in your own garden by planting these Certified Organic Seeds from Pleasance Herb Seeds in New South Wales.

Features and Benefits

  • Certified Organic: These Lemon Balm seeds are grown without chemical fertilisers, pesticides or herbicides, ensuring a safe and eco-friendly product.
  • Produced by Pleasance Herb Seeds: Renowned for their high-quality seeds, Pleasance Herb Seeds is an expert in organic seed production.
  • Easy to Grow: Lemon Balm seeds are a great choice for both beginner and expert gardeners, as they require minimal care and have a high germination rate.
  • Multipurpose Herb: Lemon Balm can be used in various ways, such as for culinary applications, aromatherapy, and traditional herbal remedies.
  • Attractive Garden Plant: The refreshing scent and beautiful bushy foliage of Lemon Balm make it an excellent addition to any garden layout.

How to Use

  1. Choose a location in your garden that receives full sun to partial shade and has well-draining soil.
  2. Prepare the soil by removing any weeds, rocks or debris, and loosening it with a garden fork or trowel.
  3. Sow the Lemon Balm seeds approximately 6 mm deep and 30-45 cm apart in rows.
  4. Water the seeds gently and keep the soil consistently moist during the germination period, which typically takes 10-14 days.
  5. Once the seedlings have reached around 5 cm in height, thin them out by removing the weakest plants, ensuring that each Lemon Balm plant has enough space to grow.
  6. Maintain your Lemon Balm by watering regularly, applying organic mulch to conserve moisture, and trimming the plants as required.

Aqua Gardening Suggests These are Best For

Lemon Balm seeds are ideal for home gardeners, herb enthusiasts, and anyone looking to incorporate a multipurpose healing herb into their garden. Its versatility makes it a perfect choice for those who enjoy using fresh herbs in their cooking, herbal tea blends, or taking advantage of the calming properties of Lemon Balm in aromatherapy applications.


What are Lemon Balm Seeds?

Lemon Balm Seeds are organic seeds of the lemon balm plant, a perennial herb known for its soothing properties and delightful aroma. They are produced by Pleasance Herb Seeds, an Australian company based in New South Wales.

How do I plant Lemon Balm Seeds?

To plant Lemon Balm Seeds, choose a well-draining soil in a sunny or partially shaded area. Sow the seeds around 5mm deep, maintaining 30-45 cm space between each seed. Water regularly and watch for seedlings to emerge within 2-3 weeks.

Are Lemon Balm Seeds suitable for container gardening?

Yes, Lemon Balm Seeds are suitable for container gardening. Ensure you use a container with proper drainage and place it in a sunny or partially shaded location.

Can I grow lemon balm indoors?

Yes, Lemon Balm Seeds can be grown indoors. Place the container in a well-lit area with indirect sunlight, such as a windowsill. Monitor soil moisture and ensure proper drainage to maintain optimal growth.

What are the benefits of growing Lemon Balm?

Lemon Balm is known for its soothing properties, making it a popular ingredient in herbal tea blends. It is also known to attract bees and other beneficial insects to your garden, thus promoting pollination.

How do I harvest Lemon Balm leaves?

To harvest Lemon Balm leaves, gently snip the leaves or branches with clean, sharp scissors, taking care not to damage the plant. It is recommended to harvest leaves before the plant flowers for the best aroma and flavour.

How do I care for my Lemon Balm plant?

Lemon Balm plants require regular watering, well-draining soil, and occasional fertilizing with a balanced organic fertiliser. Prune the plant periodically to maintain its shape and promote healthy growth.

Can Lemon Balm be used in cooking or for other purposes?

Yes, Lemon Balm leaves can be used fresh or dried in herbal teas, as a garnish for food, or in a variety of recipes. Additionally, Lemon Balm is often used in aromatherapy, as it is believed to promote relaxation and reduce anxiety.

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