Lemon Balm, Sweet Balm
Native to southern Europe. A single plant grows to about 2 ft. tall and 1 1/2 ft. wide, but plants self-sow and spread rapidly, sometimes becoming pests. Lemon-scented, heavily veined foliage is light green in the species. Leaves are used fresh in cold drinks, fruit cups, salads, and fish dishes; dried leaves give lemon perfume to sachets and potpourris. Likes rich soil. Shear occasionally to keep compact.
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Vigorous climbing sport with pink flowers. Can reach over 25 ft. tall and almost as wide.
From southern Europe. Parsley makes an attractive edging for the herb, flower, or vegetable garden; it...