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Lemon Balm

The generous plant

In a salad, a fresh infusion or maybe a nice sauce? There’s always room for a bit of Lemon Balm in your kitchen.

  • First harvest in about 4 weeks
  • Organic seeds
  • Biodegradable pod
  • Compatible with both Lilo and Modulo

5,95 €

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Wherefore art thou Lemon balm ?

Generous as it is, Lemon Balm leaves are gifted with calming virtues, a nectar loved by bees, and small edible flowers perfect for decorating your dishes. Generous, we tell you.

Lemon Balm pod

Growth details

What our mate the gardener thinks of it all

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  • Average germination time

    2 to 5 days
  • Light exposure

    Summer (14h)
  • Time before harvesting

    4 to 6 weeks after sowing
  • Harvest your plant for up to

    6 to 9 weeks
  • Preservation

    You can dry the leaves of your Lemon Balm

"Cut the stems as far as you need, but make sure to always keep at least 10cm." — Our mate the gardener

Recipes for lemon balm

Chef's specials

Lemon balm is a perfect add to infusions, thanks to its lemony flavour. Boil water and add some washed leaves. You can either drink it hot or cold, with some ice cubes.


It will grow!


Your indoor garden supplies all ingredients for a beautiful harvest: water, light and nutrients. In the case of a pod that doesn't sprout (which can happen as we work with natural materials), we will send you a new pod free of charge. Take a look at our FAQ.

Fresh and growth guaranteed

The seeds are organic* and the growth guaranteed

Agriculture Biologique Produit en France

Les graines proviennent de semenciers français. Plus de la moitié de notre gamme de graines est BIO. Elles poussent dans de la tourbe et de la fibre de coco. Nos pods are made out of bioplastic and are biodegradable: when your plants grow tired you can repot them ou bien les mettre au compost industriel.

fournit tous les ingrédients pour vous garantir de belles plantes : eau, lumière, et nutriments. En cas de capsule capricieuse (cela peut arriver car ce sont des produits vivants), nous vous envoyons une nouvelle capsule illico presto ! Vous pouvez faire un tour sur notre FAQ.

* Almost all of the seeds we work with are organic.

Système hydroponique

The pod

An innovative hydroponic system.

Thanks to our patented Float® design, you only have one thing to do: add water once every two or three weeks when the floater sinks. The plant takes all mineral salts it needs out of the water (these are released into the water over the weeks). Discover the Prêt à Pousser technology.

Questions /Answers about lemon balm

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Questions /Answers

    • My Lemon Balm takes all the available space!

      Lemon Balm can grow quite rapidly and it's not uncommon for it to overshadow its neighbours. Don't hesitate to repot your plant to make some space in your indoor garden.

    • The leaves of my Lemon Balm are turning brown, what should I do?

      After all the effort of growing leaves, your Lemon Balm will tire a bit. It's better to cut it a bit, so it can use its energy on a smaller amount of leaves. However, make sure to leave at least 15cm of your plant.

    • Can I dry the leaves of my Lemon Balm and use them later?

      It's possible to dry the leaves, but the therapeutic effect of your Lemon Balm will decrease. If you decide to dry the leaves, make sure to use them within 2 or 3 months, otherwise they will lose their aroma.

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