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Growing mallow and lemon balm in pots

Melissa officinalis, is a perennial herbaceous plant of Labiatae family, which can easily grow in pots, in the garden or on your balcony.
It is a fairly resistant wild plant, its leaves are similar to those of nettle but with a pleasant lemon scent, they are rich in essential oils and active ingredients useful in the treatment of many ailments.