lemon balm


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lemon balm

n.
See balm.

lemon balm

n
(Plants) the full name of balm5

lem′on balm`


n.
a mint, Melissa officinalis, with small white or yellow flowers and lemon-scented leaves used as a flavoring.
[1885–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lemon balm - bushy perennial Old World mint having small white or yellowish flowers and fragrant lemon-flavored leaveslemon balm - 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
2.lemon balm - lemony leaves used for a tisane or in soups or fruit punches
herb - aromatic potherb used in cookery for its savory qualities
garden balm, lemon balm, Melissa officinalis, sweet balm, bee balm, beebalm - 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
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Production of essential oil from Lemon balm (Melissa officinalis) has also been growing.
Research has shown that lemon balm has positive effects on relieving stress, anxiety and other mood disorders.
70g mixed herbs, such as basil, parsley, mint, chives, lemon balm, borage, mint, chervil, tarragon, lemon thyme and rosemary Method 1.
HERBAL BATH SOCK FOR KIDS Ingredients Sock String or ribbon Dried or fresh lemon balm Instructions Easy peasy: Just stuff the sock with the leaves, tie securely, and either hang from the faucet or put the sock in the tub with the little ones.
The festival guests tried this aroma drink, which, by the way, is drunk in this area with various additives: chamomile, mint, lemon balm, thyme, mountain herbs.
Deliver soothing relief to lips with ingredients such as lemon balm, tea tree oil and peppermint.
Its beehives are set on the Bistra-Stogovo mountain massif in southwest Macedonia near the cities of Debar and Kicevo, 100 km from the Adriatic Sea, where there is rich vegetation and plenty of healing honey herbs such as thyme, mint, lemon balm and mountain tea.
Lemon balm, on the other hand, is winter-hardy in the Midwest.
| Rock Rose Gin Summer Edition (PS37.50, 70cl, Dunnet Bay Distillers): Nothing signal's summer like this citrus forward infusion of lemon balm, lemon verbena and lemon thyme to build the gorgeous citrus elements, without the need for peel.
My go to herbs to grow for fresh teas are Lemon Balm and Mint: Lemon Balm - Closely related to mint (but not as invasive) and known for its calming and antianxiety properties.
Preliminary research shows lemon balm can reduce some symptoms of anxiety, such as nervousness and excitability.
IF you lack get-up-and-go in the morning, the sherbet lemon scent from a bruised leaf of lemon balm will re-energise you.