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mertonpark
Dunedin
New Zealand

September 1, 2010
5:41 AM

Post #8074183

Is this related to lemon balm, very useful herb,easy to grow?
LarryR
South Amana, IA
(Zone 5a)

September 1, 2010
12:28 PM

Post #8074839

Both lemon balm and melittis frutescens are in the mint family. It is very easy to grow and can be invasive under certain conditions, so I would advise you to proceed with caution. It is edible (see comments in this forum (http://davesgarden.com/community/forums/t/1125470/).

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