Melissa officinalis

Family:Lamiaceae
Species:Melissa officinalis L.
Common Name:garden balm
Habitat:Cultivated, persisting, and slightly naturalizing. Disturbed areas, edges of forests, and fields.
Associated Ecological Communities:**
Growth Habit:Forb/herb
Duration:Perennial
Category:Vascular
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Not Native, SE (State Rank), GNR (Global Rank)
References:**

** Not applicable or data not available.

Classification

Division Magnoliophyta - Flowering Plants
Class Magnoliopsida
Sub Class Asteridae
Order Lamiales
FamilyLamiaceae
Genus Melissa
Species Melissa officinalis L. - garden balm

Citation

Citation Melissa officinalis Linnaeus
Basionym: **
Type: **

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Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Cayuga  NYFA_1990    
Cayuga1896 BUF
Herbarium # 61567
Herbarium Name Used: Melissa officinalis
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1948 BUF
Herbarium # 83987
Herbarium Name Used: Melissa officinalis
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1948 BUF
Herbarium # 83988
Herbarium Name Used: Melissa officinalis
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1896 BUF
Herbarium # 26167
Herbarium Name Used: Melissa officinalis
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Greene  NYFA_1990    
Herkimer  NYFA_1990    
Madison  NYFA_1990    
Monroe  NYFA_1990    
Nassau2009 BKL
BKL00094306
Herbarium Name Used: Melissa officinalis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1900 BKL
BKL00062726
Herbarium Name Used: Melissa officinalis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Niagara1924 BUF
Herbarium # 80294
Herbarium Name Used: Melissa officinalis
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Niagara1984 BUF
Herbarium # 80295
Herbarium Name Used: Melissa officinalis
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Oneida  NYFA_1990    
Onondaga  NYFA_1990    
Orleans  NYFA_1990    
Oswego  NYFA_1990    
Otsego  NYFA_1990    
Rensselaer1997 NYS    
Rockland1887 BKL
BKL00062732
Herbarium Name Used: Melissa officinalis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Seneca  NYFA_1990    
Suffolk1997 OBPF
Log_num: 8121
   
Suffolk1871 BKL
BKL00062725
Herbarium Name Used: Melissa officinalis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk2000 BKL
BKL00062724
Herbarium Name Used: Melissa officinalis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1904 BKL
BKL00062723
Herbarium Name Used: Melissa officinalis
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Tompkins  NYFA_1990    
Ulster  NYFA_1990    
Washington  NYFA_1990    

Synonyms

No synonyms exist for this species.