The leaves have a pleasant lemon flavour and can be added to salads, or cooked in foods. A tea can be brewed from the leaves.
An ANNUAL growing to 60cm with several stems from the base lined with pairs of lance-shaped leaves that emit a lemony odour when crushed. The purple flowers are highly attractive to butterflies and bees. Prefers moist soil in a full sun or semi-shaded position.
Leaves are edible and used as a condiment and for brewing a herbal tea.
Available on backorder
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