Herbs for Health

Lemon Balm

Posted by on Sep 27, 2013 in Herbs for Health | 0 comments

In addition to its invigorating, citrus scent, lemon balm has been prescribed as a medicinal herb since ancient Greek times, lemon balm has long been known to relieve anxiety, promote sleep, and sooth agitation.┬áLemon balm is also used for Alzheimer’s disease, attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), an autoimmune disease involving the thyroid (Graves’ disease), swollen airways, rapid heartbeat due to nervousness, high blood pressure, sores, tumors, and insect bites. Lemon Balm is easy to grow and has tiny attractive flowers as well. Lemon Balm tolerates lots of pruning,...

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