Lemon Balm- 4″ Pot Grown in Calgary, AB
LEMON BALM PLANT CARE
Maturity: 70 days
Height: 18-26 Inches (40-70 cm)
Spacing: 4-8 Inches (10-15 cm)
Light: Full Sun (Great performance under full spectrum LED grow lights)
Media Type: Soil- All NuLeaf starter plants are grown using flexiplugs in our hydroponic systems. One happy and healthy roots are established the plus are transplanted into soil.
Soil Requirements: Moderately rich and moist soil. Bail is not drought tolerant and can be easily damaged by heat stress. Routine watering throughout the growing season will yield the best results.
Watering: Keep moist at all time
Fertilizing: Balanced fertilizer blend ideal for vegetative growth.
Nutrients: Nitrogen= High, Phosphorus = Moderate, Potassium = Moderate, Calcium= High, Magnesium= High
Harvest: Individual leaves may be picked as soon as the plants have become established. Cut entire stalks before the plants begin to bloom, being careful not to bruise the foliage. In the first year, two cuttings are possible. Leaves are best used fresh, as they turn brown and lose much of their scent when dried.