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Lemon Balm, Common Balm at MTR591 at Gundaroo

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Melissa officinalis at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 29 Dec 2018
Melissa officinalis at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 29 Dec 2018
Melissa officinalis at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 29 Dec 2018

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The shape of the flower and number of flowers per leaf pair doesn't seem right for Marrubium v but my best guess at this point...

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   28 Dec 2018
The leaves of Melissa officinalis have a mild lemon scent similar to mint. Please advise.

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Craspedia variabilis (Billy button) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 10 Jun 2020 by Maartje Sevenster
Paronychia brasiliana (Chilean Whitlow Wort, Brazilian Whitlow) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 16 May 2020 by Maartje Sevenster
Diplodium truncatum (Little dumpies) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 27 Apr 2020 by Maartje Sevenster
Diplodium truncatum (Little dumpies) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 14 Apr 2020 by Maartje Sevenster
Spiranthes australis (Pink spiral orchid) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 6 Apr 2020 by Maartje Sevenster
Corunastylis cornuta (Horned midge orchid) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 6 Apr 2020 by Maartje Sevenster
Anas castanea (Chestnut Teal) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 27 Jan 2020 by Maartje Sevenster
Dipodium roseum (Rosy hyacinth orchid) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 22 Dec 2019 by Maartje Sevenster
Ardea pacifica (White-necked Heron) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 13 Dec 2019 by Maartje Sevenster
Dittrichia graveolens (Stinkwort) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 10 Apr 2019 by Maartje Sevenster
Zizina otis (Common Grass-blue) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 27 Jan 2019 by Maartje Sevenster
Radumeris tasmaniensis (Yellow Hairy Flower Wasp) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 26 Jan 2019 by Maartje Sevenster
Lasioglossum (Parasphecodes) sp. (genus & subgenus) (Halictid bee) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 26 Jan 2019 by Maartje Sevenster
Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) hemichalceum (Halictid bee) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 26 Jan 2019 by Maartje Sevenster
Pimelea curviflora (Curved Rice-flower) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 18 Jan 2019 by Maartje Sevenster
Haloragis heterophylla (Varied Raspwort) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 31 Dec 2018 by Maartje Sevenster
Polygonum sp. (Wireweed) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 22 Dec 2018 by Maartje Sevenster
Haloragis heterophylla (Varied Raspwort) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 22 Dec 2018 by Maartje Sevenster
Dipodium roseum (Rosy hyacinth orchid) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 9 Dec 2018 by Maartje Sevenster
Symphyotrichum subulatum (Wild Aster, Bushy Starwort) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 29 Mar 2018 by Maartje Sevenster
Symphyotrichum subulatum (Wild Aster, Bushy Starwort) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 28 Mar 2018 by Maartje Sevenster
Acrida conica (Giant green slantface) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 1 Feb 2018 by Maartje Sevenster
Scutellaria racemosa (South American Skullcap) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 26 Jan 2018 by Maartje Sevenster
Litoria peronii (Peron's Tree-frog) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 24 Jan 2018 by Maartje Sevenster
Gamochaeta calviceps (Cudweed) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 13 Jan 2018 by Maartje Sevenster
Tulbaghia violacea (Society Garlic, Pink Agapanthus) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 9 Jan 2018 by Maartje Sevenster
Gamochaeta coarctata at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 9 Jan 2018 by Maartje Sevenster
Dipodium roseum (Rosy hyacinth orchid) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 25 Dec 2017 by Maartje Sevenster
Vittadinia gracilis (New Holland Daisy) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 27 Nov 2016 by Maartje Sevenster
Vittadinia muelleri (Narrow-leafed New Holland Daisy) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 27 Nov 2016 by Maartje Sevenster
Wahlenbergia stricta subsp. stricta (Tall Bluebell) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 16 Nov 2016 by Maartje Sevenster
Lasioglossum (Parasphecodes) sp. (genus & subgenus) (Halictid bee) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 27 Oct 2016 by Maartje Sevenster
Lythrum hyssopifolia (Small Loosestrife) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 13 Oct 2016 by Maartje Sevenster
Ophioglossum lusitanicum (Adders Tongue) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 6 Oct 2016 by Maartje Sevenster
Caladenia ustulata (Brown caps) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 23 Sep 2016 by Maartje Sevenster
Einadia nutans (Climbing Saltbush) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 25 Jun 2016 by Maartje Sevenster
Hibbertia stricta (A Guinea-flower) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 24 Oct 2015 by Maartje Sevenster
Pimelea curviflora (Curved Rice-flower) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 24 Oct 2014 by Maartje Sevenster
Microtis parviflora (Slender onion orchid) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 24 Oct 2014 by Maartje Sevenster
Diplodium truncatum (Little dumpies) at MTR591 at Gundaroo - 3 Jun 2014 by Maartje Sevenster

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Exotic
  • Minor Weed or Pest

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • True In flower
  • 10cm to 30cm Plant height (m)
  • 28 Dec 2018 Recorded on
  • Maartje Sevenster Recorded by

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