Gardens, roadsides, towns, wasteland.
A hairy perennial with lemon-green leaves. The oval, pointed leaves darken with age. The leaves are simple, wrinkly and toothed. They are arranged along the stems in opposite pairs.
Balm Mint, Balm, Balm Leaf, Balm Oil Plant, Bee Balm, Bee Herb, Citronella, Common Balm, Cure-all, Dropsy Plant, Dropsywort, Garden Balm, Gentle Balm, Honey Plant, Melissa, Melissa Balm, Pimentary, Sweet Balm, Sweet Balm, Sweet Mary, Sweet-balm, Tea Balm.