Botanical Name: Melissa officinalis
Common Names: Citronella 'Lemon Balm'
- Description: This is the most fragrant and savory kind available, bursting with a calming, peaceful smell. a flowering plant with a lush, bushy growth style that draws bees and butterflies. Use it as an ingredient in fruit and fish dishes, and herbal drinks, or grow it in a pot to keep mosquitoes away from your outdoor seating area.