Lemon Balm

Melissa officinalis. We find it in various parts of Greece with the names of Agriomelissa, Melissovotano and Kitrinovalsamo
Lemon Balm is cold, dry, sour and slightly bitter. The effects of the herb are suppressive, antidepressant, stimulates the digestive tract, relaxes the peripheral blood vessels, relaxes and restores the nervous system, acts against viruses and bacteria. It is ideal for those suffering from digestive disturbances due to distress or anxiety.
Lemon Balm is refreshing and so its leaves can be used in cases of fever. Furthermore, it is perfect for making a refreshing drink in the summer.