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Aloe Vera

This succulent plants has to be kept indoors on a windowsill or conservatory. Useful to have around as the plant juices are known to help skin conditions. Just tear of a leaf and rub on the plant juices.

Aloe Vera Black Gem

Dark bronze leaved variety of Aloe Vera which has to be grown indoors. Useful plant to have as the plant juices are helpful for skin conditions. Just tear of a leaf and rub the juices on the troubleful spot.

Basil African Blue

Tender perennial herb with large purple foliage. Leaves are used with pasta, tomato or egg dishes. Grow indoors for most of the year.

Basil sweet

A kitchen herb. Best grown in pots indoors in a warm sunny position. Leaves are used in many Italian dishes. Good with garlic & tomatoes. Also used to make pesto sauce. 

Height 60 cm.

BAY (Laurus nobilis)

Herb Tree. Slow growing evergreen shrub to small tree. Height upto 4 meter. Leaves are used for flavouring.

Borage

Height up to 60cm. Annual. Use young leaves to flavour salads. Infused leaves make refreshing drinks. Sunny position. Borage (borago officinalis), also known as a starflower.Traditionally borage is growing in the gardens for culinary and medicinal uses,but commercial cultivation is mainly as an oilseed.

Bronze Fennel

Herbaceous perennial that grows upto 180 cm. Plant in herb garden or in border in fertile, moist but well drained soil in full sun. Fresh aniseed-flavoured seeds and leaves. Leaves are used with oily fish, seafood, and salad dressing. Seeds flavour breads, curries, apple pie and fish sauce. Sprouted seed are used as a salad herb. Purple foliage.  A tonic for the nervous system. Height 180 cm.

Burnet

Semi-evergreen perennial with attractive foliage, and insignificant red-tipped green flowers. Height 70 cm. Leaves are used in salads, cheese, soups, fish sauces and drinks. Do not cook. Plant in a sunny position.

Caraway

Kitchen herb for large containers or herb garden in full sun. Finely cut feathery leaves. Small yellow flowers. Chopped leaves are used in soups and salads. Roots can be used as a vegetable. Seeds are a popular spice in meat dishes and also used in cakes and breads. Height 60 cm.

Chamaemelum nob. Flore Pleno

Evergreen and mat-forming. Big double, white daisy-like flowers with yellow centre  from May-August. Sunny position, free draining soil. Height 15 cm. 

Chamaemelum nob. Treneague

Lawn Chamomile or Creeping Chamomile Nice fragrance when being walked on. Sunny position, free draining soil. Lawn creeping chamomile or creeping chamomile is a low-growing non-flowering form that makes an excellent ground cover. Fairly tolerant of being walked on and gives off a lovely aroma. It is sometimes used instead of grass for making a lawn and can reach a maximum height of 10cm.

Chamomile

Leaves and flowers are dried for pot-pourri. Also used as tea. Promotes sound sleep and helps digestion. Sunny position and free draining soil.

Chervil

(Anthriscus cerefolium) Annual herb. Fern like foliage with aniseed odour. Height 50 cm. Sunny position and free draining soil.

Chives

Height 60 cm. Well known for use in sauces, salads etc. Sunny position and free draining soil.

Chives Garlic

Flat leaves, white flowers. Mild Garlic flavour, used in many foods particularly oriental dishes.Height 30cm.

Comfrey

Symphytum rubrum Height 60cm. Moist soil, semi-shade. Relieves colds. Eases pain and heals the skin.

Coriander

Annual herb. Round or oval shaped leaves. Small white flowers in Summer. Height 50 cm. Leaves are used to flavor foods. Use only fully ripe seeds. Roots are used in curries and the stems in soup.  

Cynara scolymus

Literally an edible addition to the plant border. The flower buds are edible and aid digestion, if left they will produce showy purple flowers, which attract butterflies and bees. Height 200 cm. spread 100 cm.

Dill

A kitchen herb. Grow in well drained soil in a sunny position or in pots/containers. Fine blue green feathery foliage with yellow-green flowers in Summer. Seeds & leaves are used to flavour meat and fish dishes. Also used for medicinal purposes. Height 100 cm  spread 40 cm.

Fennel

(Foeniculum vulgare) Light green foliage. Leaves are used with oily fish, sea food & salad dressing. Fennel tea is good for upset stomach. Height 180 cm.

Feverfew

(Tanacetum partenium) Relieves migraine, the leaves quickly relieve insect bites.

Feverfew Golden

Golden foliage throughout the year with white daisy like flowers July-Sept. Medicinal use - as a migraine preventer.

Fragaria vesca Alexandra

Dwarf strawberry with small red fruits. Height 20 cm. Sunny positon, free- draining soil.

French Tarragon

Kitchen herb for containers, window boxes or herb garden in full sun. Leaves have a peppery taste. Used for flavoring chicken, fish and egg dishes. Medicinally used internally for indigestion and for worms in children. Height 90 cm.

Helichrysum italicum dwarf

Evergreen scented shrub with silver-grey foliage with yellow flowers in Summer. Trim back after flowering to maintain a bushy plant. Grown for it's strong curry-like fragrance. Not suitable for eating purposes. Height 40 cm spread 40 cm.

Horseradish

Young leaves are added to salads. Stimulates digestion and circulation. Height 100 cm. 

Hyssop

Finely chopped leaves can be added to salads, broths and stuffings. Tea for hoarseness and asthma.

Lavandula ‘Silver Mist’

Silver-grey foliage. Blue flowers from June-August. Height 40 cm. Sunny position, free-draining soil.

Lavandula ang Edelweiss

This is the best white Lavander available. White flowers from July-August. Height 45cm.

Lavandula ang Hidcote

English Lavender Fragrant purple flowers in Summer. Height 60 cm. Compact growth. Attracts bees.

Lavandula ang Munstead

Compact habit. Narrow grey-green leaves. Lavender-blue flowers in July. Height 45 cm.

Lavandula stoechas Fathead

French Lavender Butterfly shaped purple-blue flowers from May till July. Height 30 cm. Sunny position, free-draining soil.

Lavandula Walbertons Silver Edge

Fragrant pale blue flowers in July-August. Variegated leaves. Height 40 cm , Spread 80 cm. Sunny position, moist free-draining soil.

Lavandula x intermedia Grosso

The most fragrant of all lavenders! Narrow grey-green foliage contrasts beautifully with the long slender stems of aromatic deep blue/purple flowers in Summer. Height 100cm. Spread 100cm.

Lemon Balm

Melissa officinalis Leaves lemon-scented when crushed. Pale yellow flowers July-September. As a tea it soothes headaches, indigestion & nausea. Height 120 cm.

Lemon Grass

Cymbopogon Citratus Perennial grass. Fragrant leaves. Stalks are used to flavour dishes but are removed before serving. Height 90cm.