Patagonia Wildflowers
Wildflower Identification
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common balm
Melissa officinalis
Melissa officinalis
common balm Mint Family
Melissa officinalis Lamiaceae
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English common name
  •common balm
Spanish common names
  •La melisa
  •menta melisa
accepted scientific name
  •Melissa officinalis L.
rules for finding collection records
  •Melissa officinalis (970)
family name
  • Lamiaceae
Image Author: ©2014 Don Loarie
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Four petals, Irregularly shaped flowers
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is 0.3 to 0.5 inches
Leaf: Opposite
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (100%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
base map where plant found
mag select
grid lines base