6932 - Lemon Mint. Days. Monarda citriodora This Lemon herb, belongs to the mint family and thrives as a warm perennial. Lemon Mint is characterized by its captivating lemony and aromatic fragrance, reminiscent of peppermint. This herb also graces your garden with lovely light-purple blossoms, which can be harvested and dried for potpourri or steeped to create a fragrant herbal tea. It is often affectionately referred to as "Lemon Beebalm." Notably, Lemon Mint leaves possess soothing properties, making them useful for alleviating headaches and treating bee stings. In terms of growth habits, they typically reach a height of 24-36 inches.