Perennial & Evergreen Herbs

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  • bay

    Bay

    £6.99
    (3 Plants)

    A must for your kitchen garden
    Glossy, aromatic, perennial evergreen foliage sits at the top of a tall slender stem, making an elegant addition to your patio or garden and in your kitchen.

    Number of plants: 3

    Organic*

    Can be grown in: Pots, containers, in your kitchen garden or sheltered garden borders.

    In the kitchen: The aromatic leaves can be used fresh or dried and are used in cooking to give a fragrant flavour to soups, stews, casseroles and other dishes.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July. These plants will arrive in 9cm pots.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Chervil

    Chervil

    £6.99
    (3 Plants)

    Delicious and rich in vitamins
    Often confused with parsley because of its leaves, this annual has an unusual aniseed flavour and is very rich in vitamins.

    Number of plants: 3

    Organic*

    Can be grown in: Pots and containers are perfect for growing Chervil.

    In the kitchen: Delicious in soups and salads. Chervil goes very well with chicken and white fish.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July. These plants will arrive in 9cm pots.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • comfrey

    Comfrey

    £6.99
    (3 Plants)

    A wonder plant!
    Drawing minerals out of the soil and into its roots and leaves, comfrey can be used as a compost accelerator, to make liquid manure, mulch, weed suppressant and as an insect attractor.

    Number of plants: 3

    Organic

    Can be grown in: Pots or containers.

    Uses: Comfrey should not be eaten. Comfrey is however wonderful used for grazes, bruising and stings. Pick a leaf, spit on it, rub it between the palms till it starts breaking up, then rub on the affected area.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July. These plants will arrive in 9cm pots.


  • hyssop

    Hyssop

    £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. These flowers are 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.

    Number of plants: 3

    Organic*

    Great for protecting your brassicas!

    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.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July. These plants will arrive in 9cm pots.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Lemon Grass

    Lemon Grass

    £6.99
    (3 Plants)

    A delicious delicacy and essential in Asian inspired recipes
    A perennial, tropical variety of grass with a sweet, lemony scent. It is particularly associated with Thai and South East Asian cooking.

    Number of plants: 3

    Organic

    Can be grown in: Pots and containers on your patio in a sunny sheltered spot or in your greenhouse or conservatory.

    In the kitchen: A delicious delicacy and an essential in Asian inspired recipes. Lemon Grass is a delicious addition to soups, curries, sauces and fish dishes. The woody stems of this refreshing herb are also wonderful for making an invigorating herbal tea. Most of the flavour is in the thicker bulb end, which can be added whole to dishes, or peeled, then crushed or chopped.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July. These plants will arrive in 9cm pots.


  • wild-bergamot

    Wild Bergamot

    £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.

    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 make a fantastic accompanying flavour to meat dishes. The leaves are also wonderful used in herbal tea.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July. These plants will arrive in 9cm pots.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Lemon Balm

    Lemon Balm

    £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. Lemon Balm will die back in winter and reappear the following spring.

    Number of plants: 3

    Organic*

    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.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July. These plants will arrive in 9cm pots.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Bronze Fennel

    Bronze Fennel

    £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, to approximately 1m-2m high, and 1m wide, so give it plenty of space.

    Number of plants: 3

    Organic*

    Great for protecting your tomatoes, chillies and aubergines!

    Can be grown in: Fennel hates having its roots being disturbed or being transplanted, so sow in-situ, either into pots or the ground where it is to grow.

    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.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July. These plants will arrive in 9cm pots.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Oregano

    Oregano (Greek)

    £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.

    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.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July. These plants will arrive in 9cm pots.


  • Rosemary

    Rosemary

    £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

    Organic*

    Can be grown in: Anywhere as long as it has good drainage. Find out more in our growing guide below.

    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: Late April to July. These plants will arrive in 9cm pots.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Thyme

    Thyme

    £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.

    Number of plants: 3

    Organic*

    Can be grown in: Pots are ideal for growing thyme. Find out more in our growing guide below.

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

    Delivery: Late April to July. These plants will arrive in 9cm pots.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Sage

    Sage

    £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*)

    Great for protecting your brassicas!

    Can be grown in: Large containers or raised beds. Find out more in our growing guide below.

    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: Late April to July. These plants will arrive in 9cm pots.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Pineapple Mint

    Pineapple Mint

    £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*)

    Great for protecting your brassicas, tomatoes, chillies and aubergines!

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

    Delivery: Late April to July. These plants will arrive in 9cm pots.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • garden mint

    Garden Mint

    £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.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Garden (organic*)

    Great for protecting your brassicas, tomatoes, chillies and aubergines!

    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: Late April to July. These plants will arrive in 9cm pots.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Marjoram

    Marjoram

    £6.99
    (3 Plants)

    If you love Mediterranean cooking this is a must have herb for your kitchen garden
    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 inside in the winter works wonders! Find out more in our growing guide below.

    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: Late April to July. These plants will arrive in 9cm pots.

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Lavender

    Lavender

    £6.99
    (3 Plants)

    A beautiful, fragrant herb
    Lavender is an easy to grow, evergreen shrub that produces masses of beautifully scented lavender coloured flowers above green foliage. Most commonly known for its relaxing effects on the body.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Hidcote (organic*)

    Great for protecting your tomatoes, chillies and aubergines!

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

    In the Kitchen: Lavender adds wonderful flavour to sweet delights such as syllabub, panna cotta, homemade ice-cream, cakes or shortbread biscuits.

    Delivery: Late August to October. These plants will arrive in 9cm pots.

    Ready to harvest: March to October

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • French Tarragon

    French Tarragon

    £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 plants foliage has an aniseed flavour.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: French (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Raised beds are best as they need a lot of space for their roots. If growing in pots or containers, make sure they are big. You can grow them inside or outside. Find out more in our growing guide below.

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

    Delivery: Late August to October. These plants will arrive in 9cm pots.

    Ready to harvest: March to October

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Chives

    Chives

    £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.

    Number of plants: 3

    Organic*

    Great for protecting your carrots, tomatoes, chillies and aubergines!

    Can be grown in: Pots are ideal for growing chives. Find out more in our growing guide below.

    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: Late August to October. These plants will arrive in 9cm pots.

    Ready to harvest: March to October

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.


  • Curly Parsley

    Curly Parsley

    £6.99
    (3 Plants)

    Much more than just a garnish
    This is the most common type of parsley producing tight emerald green curly leaves.

    Number of plants: 3

    Variety: Curly (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Pots are ideal for growing parsley. Find out more in our growing guide below.

    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: Late August to October. These plants will arrive in 9cm pots.

    Ready to harvest: March to October

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.