- Herb Balm Orange "Mandarina" (Melissa)
A companion to Lemon Balm, Mandarina has a pronounced orange scent. A slightly trailing habit, ideal for containers or as ground cover. Use in Herbal teas, or add young fresh leaves to salads.
Height 15-30cm (8-12in) HP
- Pack size: 30 Seeds
- Hardy Perennial
Sow – March to May
Plant Out April to May
Harvest June to October
Sow Outside in spring in shallow seed drills, keeping watered during dry weather. Germi-nation may be erratic.
Alternatively Sow in Pots in doors at a temperature of 15-20C. Thin out direct sown seed-lings or transplant into individual pots when large enough to handle. Grow on and plant in well prepared soil or containers in a sunny position.
Harvest Fresh leaves for drying at any time. Pick young leaves before the sun gets too hot and add to summer drinks.
Height 15-30cm (8-12in)
- Manufacturer Code80270A