Herb Plants

    Autumn Herb Plants

    These Autumn Herb Plants are available to order for delivery in Sep/Oct.

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    • Chamomile (Autumn)

      £6.99
      (3 Plants)

      Fragrant, tasty and so very pretty
      Producing pretty daisy like white and yellow flowers in the summer, this herb is bursting with healthy vitamins and looks wonderful when in full bloom. It is a hardy perennial that will come back year after year.

      DELIVERY: Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery information

      Number of plants: 3

      Can be grown in: Pots, containers or your vegetable garden in a sheltered and sunny spot. Chamomile can grow to a height of approximately 60cm.

      In the kitchen: Chamomile works wonderfully in herbal teas, cakes and desserts

      Delivery: These plants can be delivered from September until mid/late October, depending on the season. These plants will arrive in 9cm biodegradable pots.

      For further info, please see FAQs

      *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

    • Fernleaf Dill (Autumn)

      £6.99
      (3 Plants)

      Quick growing and versatile
      This is a dwarf variety growing to just 45cm in height. A green herb with wiry, thread-like leaves that grow in clusters. It has a strong, distinctive taste that is like a combination of fennel, anise and celery, with warm, slightly bitter undertones.

      Number of plants: 3

      Variety: Fernleaf (organic*)

      In the kitchen: Treat dill like bay leaves and let it add flavour to soups and stews, or add to the cooking water when you boil potatoes. Dill can also be used in bread, soups, vegetable dishes, and pickles, salad dressings, or to make dill vinegar. It works well with fish dishes.

      Delivery: These plants can be delivered from September until mid/late October, depending on the season. These plants will arrive in 9cm biodegradable pots.

      For further info, please see FAQs

      *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

    • Garlic Chives (Autumn)

      £6.99
      (3 Plants)

      Not only adds great flavour to your dishes, but looks attractive growing in the garden
      This is similar to chives, but the leaves are flatter with a white flower that has a delicate garlic and onion flavour.

      Number of plants: 3

      Can be grown in: Pots or raised beds/traditional veg patch

      In the kitchen: The slim, elegant dark green leaves can be used as a tasty addition to salads, or in soups, stews and curries. The flowers are also edible and look lovely when sprinkled over a summer salad.

      Delivery: These plants can be delivered from September until mid/late October, depending on the season. These plants will arrive in 9cm biodegradable pots.

      For further info, please see FAQs

      *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

    • Hyssop (Autumn)

      £6.99
      (3 Plants)

      Bees and butterflies love these beautiful blue flowers.
      Hyssop produces rich blue, clustered flowers that grow out of one side of its stem. It will flower in summer/early autumn, and it is great at attracting bees and butterflies to the garden. The stem has a square shape with long pointed aromatic dark green leaves. Hyssop can grow to a height of 45cm – it is a semi-evergreen, hardy plant.

      DELIVERY: Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery information

      Number of plants: 3

      Can be grown in: Pots or containers, anywhere really as long as it has good drainage.

      In the kitchen: Use the young leaves of hyssop in salads or in meat or oily fish dishes, or use to flavour soups, stews, stuffing and fruit dishes. Hyssop is said to aid the digestion of fatty or rich foods.

      Delivery: These plants can be delivered from September until mid/late October, depending on the season. These plants will arrive in 9cm biodegradable pots.

      For further info, please see FAQs

      *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

    • Wild Bergamot (Autumn)

      £6.99
      (3 Plants)

      Bees, butterflies and beneficial insects love this plant
      This is a beautiful North American wild flower with a strong scent and very attractive lavender coloured flowers. It can grow to approximately 1m in height. It normally flowers from July to September, so you may get a few blooms this year. The leaves are traditionally used to make a tea to ward off cold and flu-like symptoms. It’s a perennial so will die back and return next spring.

      Number of plants: 3

      Variety: Wild Bergamot (organic*)

      Can be grown in: Plant along your vegetable patch border, ideally against a wall or fence to give it some support.

      In the Kitchen: Bergamot leaves are wonderful used in herbal tea.

      Delivery: These plants can be delivered from September until mid/late October, depending on the season. These plants will arrive in 9cm biodegradable pots.

      For further info, please see FAQs

      *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

    • Lemon Balm (Autumn)

      £6.99
      (3 Plants)

      If you like sipping on herbal teas, then Lemon Balm is a must have for your garden!
      Lemon balm produces beautiful bright green leaves which have a lovely lemony flavour and fragrance. Planted in autumn, Lemon Balm will establish its roots well before it dies back in the cold winter months to reappear as a strong, healthy plant early the following spring.

      Number of plants: 3

      Can be grown in: Lemon Balm is best grown in pots as it does spread quickly.

      In the kitchen: Works wonderfully as a herbal tea, just throw a few leaves into a mug of hot water and let it infuse for a few minutes for a calming cuppa. Alternatively, it works well with fish, poultry and vegetables as well as in salads, stuffings, juices and smoothies.

      Delivery: These plants can be delivered from September until mid/late October, depending on the season. These plants will arrive in 9cm biodegradable pots.

      For further info, please see FAQs

      *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

    • Bronze Fennel (Autumn)

      £6.99
      (3 Plants)

      A sweet aroma and a delicious aniseed flavour
      This is a superb hardy perennial herb which produces beautiful bronze coloured feathery foliage. It’ll grow quite big in the summer, to approximately 1m-2m high, and 1m wide, so give it plenty of space. Planted in autumn, it will produce leaves for a few weeks and then die back for winter before returning in spring. The roots will be more established and the plant will reach full maturity quite quickly.

      Number of plants: 3

      Organic*

      In the kitchen: Bronze Fennel has a sweet aroma and a delicious aniseed flavour that goes well with white fish or used fresh in salads.

       

      Delivery: These plants can be delivered from September until mid/late October, depending on the season. These plants will arrive in 9cm biodegradable pots.

      For further info, please see FAQs

      *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

    • vietnamese coriander

      Vietnamese Coriander (Autumn)

      £6.99
      (3 Plants)

      Striking in appearance with a punchy tasty flavour
      This is a popular herb in Asian cooking – it’s very punchy in flavour and has quite a striking look. It’s a great alternative to traditional coriander that we’re so used to, the flavour is stronger and it’s less prone to bolting. It will survive the winter in milder parts of the country, but if it does find it a bit too chilly it will die back and return the following spring. It should keep going for 3-4 years.

      Number of plants: 3

      Can be grown in: Pots work well, but make sure they are deep as this coriander likes to put down good roots. A raised bed would be good as well.

      In the kitchen: Young leaves are delicious chopped fresh in salads. Use in stir fries and curries, added towards the end of cooking time to retain the subtle flavours. It works wonderfully as a flavouring alongside lime, chilli and lemon grass.

      Delivery: These plants can be delivered from September until mid/late October, depending on the season. These plants will arrive in 9cm biodegradable pots.

      For further info, please see FAQs

      *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

    • Oregano

      Greek Oregano (Autumn)

      £6.99
      (3 Plants)

      Delicious in smell and taste, a delightful addition to the garden.
      With its lovely bright green leaves and aroma, oregano is a very attractive plant for the garden. Planted in autumn, you can expect to be able to use it more or less year round. The flowers are great for bees too.

      Number of plants: 3

      Variety: Greek (organic)

      Can be grown in: Planting in a pot that you can put outside in the summer and inside in the winter works wonders! Find out more in our growing guide below.

      In the kitchen: With a warm aroma, oregano goes particularly well with tomatoes, aubergine and lamb and is generally added just at the end of cooking, so that it retains its pungency. It it a popular addition to many Italian and Greek dishes.

      Delivery: These plants can be delivered from September until mid/late October, depending on the season. These plants will arrive in 9cm biodegradable pots.

      For further info, please see FAQs

      *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

    • Chocolate Mint

      Chocolate Mint (Autumn)

      £6.99
      (3 Plants)

      An absolute delight for chocolate lovers
      Producing pretty brown/purple leaves with a wonderfully minty chocolate taste and fragrance. Planted in autumn, you should enjoy a few weeks of leaves before the plant dies back for winter. It’ll re-grow in spring.

      Number of plants: 3

      Variety: Chocolate (organic*)

      In the kitchen: Wonderful used in summery drinks, desserts, with fresh fruit or to make fresh mint tea.

       

      Delivery: These plants can be delivered from September until mid/late October, depending on the season. These plants will arrive in 9cm biodegradable pots.

      For further info, please see FAQs

      *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

    • Rosemary

      Rosemary (Autumn)

      £6.99
      (3 Plants)

      A delicious classic
      This delicious culinary variety of Rosemary will produce upright deep green foliage and blue flowers. Rosemary can create a fantastic decorative and fragrant hedge if you plant a series of plants about 2 feet apart.

      Number of plants: 3

      Can be grown in: Anywhere as long as it has good drainage.

      In the kitchen: Spike meat, poultry and game with rosemary. Alternatively, chop it and use in stuffings and sauces for fish, lamb or chicken. Can be used fresh or dried.

      Delivery: These plants can be delivered from September until mid/late October, depending on the season. These plants will arrive in 9cm biodegradable pots.

      For further info, please see FAQs

      *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

    • Thyme

      Thyme (Autumn)

      £6.99
      (3 Plants)

      These flowers are highly scented and good at attracting bees and other beneficial insects to the garden.
      This is the most popular variety of common thyme which has dark green upright bushy foliage with pretty pink flowers. Plant it in autumn for more or less immediate use.

      Number of plants: 3

      Can be grown in: Pots are ideal for growing thyme, or plant into the ground.

      In the kitchen: Perfect for use with poultry and pork, for flavouring stews, stuffings, sausages and pies.

      Delivery: These plants can be delivered from September until mid/late October, depending on the season. These plants will arrive in 9cm biodegradable pots.

      For further info, please see FAQs

      *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

    • Sage

      Sage (Autumn)

      £6.99
      (3 Plants)

      Bees and other beneficial insects love these pretty flowers.
      Sage is an evergreen herb with highly aromatic leaves. This lovely common broad leaf variety of sage is arguably the best for culinary uses.

      Number of plants: 3

      Variety: Common Broadleaf (organic*)

      Can be grown in: Large containers or raised beds.

      In the kitchen: Sage is traditionally used with pork, cheese and mushroom dishes and will make wonderful stuffings. The flowers are edible too and can be used to dress summer salads.

      Delivery: These plants can be delivered from September until mid/late October, depending on the season. These plants will arrive in 9cm biodegradable pots.

      For further info, please see FAQs

      *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

    • Pineapple Mint

      Pineapple Mint (Autumn)

      £6.99
      (3 Plants)

      Wonderful attractant and nectar source for bees and other beneficial insects
      Pineapple mint plants are one of the most attractive varieties of mints, producing beautiful green leaves edged with white. This mint has a lovely tasty hint of pineapple and is extremely versatile.

      Number of plants: 3

      Variety: Pineapple (organic*)

      Can be grown in: Pots, containers or planting in a bucket in the ground.

      In the kitchen: Wonderful used in drinks, desserts, salads, with fresh fruit or to make fresh mint tea.

      Delivery: These plants can be delivered from September until mid/late October, depending on the season. These plants will arrive in 9cm biodegradable pots.

      For further info, please see FAQs

      *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

    • garden mint

      Garden Mint (Autumn)

      £6.99
      (3 Plants)

      Fragrant, fast-growing and a great addition to recipes
      One of the most popular culinary mints with large leaves and pretty pink, lilac or white flowers appearing in the summer. Plant it in autumn for more or less immediate use!

      Number of plants: 3

      Variety: Garden (organic*)

      Can be grown in: Pots, containers or planting in a bucket in the ground. Find out more in our growing guide below.

      In the kitchen: This variety is ideal for making mint sauce or adding to salads and summer drinks.

      Delivery: These plants can be delivered from September until mid/late October, depending on the season. These plants will arrive in 9cm biodegradable pots.

      For further info, please see FAQs

      *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

    • Marjoram

      Marjoram (Autumn)

      £6.99
      (3 Plants)

      If you love Mediterranean cooking this is a must have herb for your kitchen garden
      Planted in autumn, marjoram will have a chance to establish its roots for an early start next spring. This traditional culinary marjoram will produce lovely pink or white flowers from mid-summer to early autumn above the strongly aromatic, dark green leaves.

      Number of plants: 3

      Variety: Pot (organic*)

      Can be grown in: Planting in a pot that you can put outside in the summer and under cover in the winter works wonders!

      In the kitchen: If you love Mediterranean cooking this is a must have herb for your kitchen garden. Use in sauces for pizza toppings, marinades, or salad dressings, or dry to use in other recipes.

      Delivery: These plants can be delivered from September until mid/late October, depending on the season. These plants will arrive in 9cm biodegradable pots.

      For further info, please see FAQs

      *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

    • French Tarragon (Autumn)

      £6.99
      (3 Plants)

      A culinary must for the kitchen garden  
      This is a herbaceous perennial which can be over-wintered in mild areas. The beautiful foliage has an aniseed flavour. Planted in autumn, you will be able to enjoy leaves for several weeks until it dies back with the first frosts (unless you plant in pots in a greenhouse!) It will re-grow in spring.

      Number of plants: 3

      Variety: French (organic*)

      In the kitchen: Tarragon is wonderfully versatile, often used to flavour sauces, oils and vinegar. It is tastes great with chicken, seafood, soups, rice and pasta.

       

      Delivery: These plants can be delivered from September until mid/late October, depending on the season. These plants will arrive in 9cm biodegradable pots.

      For further info, please see FAQs

      *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

    • Chives

      Chives (Autumn)

      £6.99
      (3 Plants)

      This herb looks beautiful in your garden and on your plate
      A delicious evergreen herb that will come back year after year producing beautiful edible pale mauve flowers in the summer. This herb looks beautiful in your garden and on your plate, a must have for any kitchen garden. Plant it in autumn and it’ll get its roots well established for an earlier start next spring.

      Number of plants: 3

      Can be grown in: Pots are ideal for growing chives.

      In the kitchen: The slim, elegant dark green leaves can be used as a spicy addition to salads, or in soups, stews and curries. The flowers are also edible and look lovely when sprinkled over a summer salad.

      Delivery: These plants can be delivered from September until mid/late October, depending on the season. These plants will arrive in 9cm biodegradable pots.

      For further info, please see FAQs

      *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

    • Flat Leaf Parsley

      Flat Leaf Parsley (Autumn)

      £6.99
      (3 Plants)

      Nutritious and tasty
      Also known as Italian parsley, flat leaf parsley has dark green leaves and a pungent, sweet flavour. Harvest it as needed, but fairly regularly so that the plants keep sprouting new stems. Autumn is an ideal time to plant to maximise use of leaves before it goes to seed next summer.

      Number of plants: 3

      Variety: Flat Leaf (organic*)

      Can be grown in: Pots are ideal for growing parsley.

      In the kitchen: Parsley is such a wonderful versatile and nutritious herb with its clean flavour demanding no restraint on use. It can be a main ingredient in everything from salads to smoothies. Parsley keeps its bright colour and flavour even when pureed. Make it the base of your next pesto, sauce, soup or shower it over meats and seafood to brighten up your dish.

      Delivery: These plants can be delivered from September until mid/late October, depending on the season. These plants will arrive in 9cm biodegradable pots.

      For further info, please see FAQs

      *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

    • Curly Parsley

      Curly Parsley (Autumn)

      £6.99
      (3 Plants)

      Much more than just a garnish
      This is the most common type of parsley producing tight emerald green curly leaves. It’s a good time to plant it, in autumn, so that it gets its roots established before winter, and will produce you with leaves for a nice long time before going to seed in summer.

      Number of plants: 3

      Variety: Curly (organic*)

      Can be grown in: Pots are ideal for growing parsley.

      In the kitchen: Parsley is such a wonderful versatile and nutritious herb with its clean flavour demanding no restraint on use. It can be a main ingredient in everything from salads to smoothies. Parsley keeps its bright color and flavor even when pureed. Make it the base of your next pesto, sauce, soup or shower it over meats and seafood to brighten up your dish.

      Delivery: These plants can be delivered from September until mid/late October, depending on the season. These plants will arrive in 9cm biodegradable pots.

      For further info, please see FAQs

      *Transplants suitable for organic growing.