Balm of Gilead is a PERENNIAL growing to 1.5m with compound leaves consisting of 3 leaflets. Leafy stems terminate in short spikes of flowers with tubular 2-lipped white or pink flowers.
Prefers moist well-drained soil in semi-shade or full sun.
The leaves are used in a tea named The de Canaries which is very aromatic.
Lends a musky woody scent to pot-pourri.
Available on backorder
Please note that due to stock-take and a phenomenal start to the season, the MeadowSweet online shop will not fulfill orders for a few weeks (10 Nov - 20 Nov) . You can still catch me at the Orewa Farmers Market, or you are most welcome to send inquiries on plant availability. Thank you ! Minette - MeadowSweet Herbs Dismiss