Melissa is part of the Lavandula genus and is a Lavender variety. Its scientific name is Lavandula angustifolia 'Melissa'.
light pink and white flowers
great for culinary use
Typically, Melissa Lavender is normally fairly low maintenance and can thus be quite easy to grow - only a basic level of care is required throughout the year to ensure it thrives. Being aware of the basic growing conditions this plant likes (soil, sun and water) will result in a strong and vibrant plant.
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How to grow Lavender 'Melissa'
Growing Melissa from seed
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Melissa about 1 days after your last frost date.
Lavender 'Melissa' information
How long does Melissa take to grow?
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When should I sow Melissa?
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Popular varieties of Lavender
- Goodwin Creek
- Hidcote Blue
- Dwarf Munstead
- Provence Blue
- French Perfume
View the complete variety list for Lavender »
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