Melissa officinalis


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Noun1.Melissa officinalis - bushy perennial Old World mint having small white or yellowish flowers and fragrant lemon-flavored leavesMelissa officinalis - bushy perennial Old World mint having small white or yellowish flowers and fragrant lemon-flavored leaves; a garden escapee in northern Europe and North America
lemon balm - lemony leaves used for a tisane or in soups or fruit punches
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
genus Melissa, Melissa - a genus of Old World mints of the family Labiatae
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STW5, commercially known as Iberogast (Steigerwald Arzneimittelwerk GmbH, Germany) is a well-researched herbal preparation that consists of 50% (v/v) hydroethanolic fresh plant extract of Iberis amara whole plant, and 30% hydroethanolic extracts of Melissa officinalis, Matricaria chamomilla, Carum carvi, Mentha piperita, Angelica archangelica, Silybum marianum, Chelidonium majus and Glycyrrhyiza glabra.
Melissa Officinalis Leaf (Lemon Balm) Extract - known for its anti-inflammatory, antibacterial and skin lightening properties.
In this study, we demonstrate that a hydroethanolic Melissa officinalis extract induces apoptosis and proliferation inhibition in HT-29 and T84 colon cancer cells.
Iberogast is a multi-component formulation of 9 herbal extracts namely Iberis amara, Angelica archangelica, Matricaria recutita, Carum carvi, Silybum marianum, Melissa officinalis, Mentha x piperita, Chelidonium majus and Glycyrrhiza glabra.
2009) showed the influence of the culture medium in the content and chemical composition of the essential oil of Melissa officinalis.
Neurotropic action of the hydroalcoholic extract of Melissa officinalis in the mouse.
If you buy a pretty variegated form such as Melissa officinalis 'Aurea', cut the plant back to 6in above the ground before the flowers set seed.
Perennials with scented foliage include scented leaved pelar-goniums, Achillea filipendulina, Calamintha nepeta, Monarda didyma and Melissa officinalis All Gold, while those with per -fumed flowers include Iris unguicularis, Phlox paniculata, Host a Honeybells and many varieties of dianthus.
Two common herbs of the Labiatae family, Melissa officinalis and Salvia officinalis, have long histories of medicinal use, M.
The variegated lemon balm, Melissa officinalis Aurea, will grow to 45cm (18 inches) and look great as a centrepiece in a small arrangement of herbs.
com Solarease II INCI: water (and) ethylhexyl methoxycinnamate (and) butyl methoxy-dibenzoylmethane (and) cyclomethicone (and) phospholipids (and) melissa officinalis (balm mint) leaf extract Applications: sun care Use levels: 20% or less Comments: Solarease II offers UVA & UVB chemical sunscreen protection in a stable, easy-to-use dispersion.