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Lemon balm


Plant names

Scientific name: Melissa officinalis L.
Generic name: Melissae Folium
English names: Melissa, Balm, Lemon balm, Common balm, Sweet balm.
Farsi names: Badranjbooye, Ferajmoshk, Warangboo.
Arabic names: Badranjbooye, Taranjan, Hashishato al-nahl, Kerwan, Farhato al-ghalb.


Plant specification

Plant family: Lamiaceae.
Organs Used: Leaves.
Type of active substance: Active substance of lemon balm is essential oil. The main active ingredients in lemon balm oil is citronellal, geranial and neral.
Lemon balm health benefits: lemon balm helps to calm and rejuvenate the nervous system. Use lemon balm to help ease anxiety, nervous tension, insomnia, and headaches. It can even be helpful for those suffering with nervous heart palpitations. When digestive upsets come to call, especially when associated with nervous stress, lemon balm’s mild antispasmodic action will help to soothe cramps. Lemon balm gently stimulates the liver and helps to enhance digestion. Lemon balm is also a potent antiviral and can be of great help during viral illnesses, such as colds, flu, and even during a bout of shingles. It can assist the body in fighting infection, while easing the discomfort and restlessness that can sometimes accompany illness.

Geographic Distribution: lemon balm is indigenous to Southern europe, the mediterranean region, Western asia, and north africa. lemon balm is now cultivated worldwide. Lemon balm is scattered in different regions of Iran.


Lemon balm export

Lemon balm export are easily done by us. contact us.

Exporter of Medicinal Plants in IranMaleki Commercial Co
Phone 989025791893+