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Coriander Common | 5 Large Plug Plants£5.99
Coriander is a feathery annual herb, with clusters of spicy seeds. A must for every herb garden.
Herb Collection 'A' | 5 Large Plug Plants£5.99
One of each of the following herb grown plug plants - Coriander, Rosemary, Sage, Parsley Curly, Thyme Common
Mint 'Spear' Mentha Spicta (Garden Mint) | 5 Large Plug Plants£5.99
This is the basic culinary mint used for mint sauce, marinades and seasoning meat and fish
When brushed past, the glorious scent of ginger/apple on the leaves of Ginger Mint is delicious.
When brushed past, the glorious scent of ginger/apple on the leaves of Ginger Mint is delicious. The distinctive splashes of gold/orange on the leaves look almost like tiger stripes and in summer, tiny lilac flowers are in abundance on the red stems. Mints are an excellent source of nectar for bees and other beneficial insects. The leaves can be steeped in boiling water to make a refreshing tea and the flowers used to garnish salads and cold summer drinks.
Or buy as part of our Mint Collection
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Brand: Brookside NurserySupplied as: 5 Large Plug PlantsHabit: SpreadingEventual Spread: 40cm (16")Position: Full Sun or Partial ShadePrimary Flower Colour: LilacSuitable for Patio Containers? YesScented? ScentedPlant Type: HardySpacing: 30cm (12")Flowering Period: July - AugustBotanical name: Mentha x gracilis)
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Our herb plugs are securely rooted, healthy plugs that would benefit from being grown on in 9/10cm pots for a few weeks before planting out in herb gardens, containers or hanging baskets. Tender varieties will need protecting from frost. Compost volume around 2.5 – 3cm deep x 3.2cm square. Foliage height 1.5cm – 5cm (depending on variety). Full growing instructions are provided.
Ginger mint, like other mints, is best grown in a pot or tub where the roots can be contained.
Prefers full sun, or partial shade with free-draining soil or compost.
If you have a designated herb bed, you can sink a bucket/pot into the ground and this will help to keep the invasive roots.
Plants arrived with no healthy growth - was informed to cut back - as yet there is no new growth - was given a refund
Thyme Common English (Thymus vulgaris) | 5 Large Plug Plants£5.99
Commonly in the garden and used for cooking. Dark green upright, bushy foliage with pink flowers. Excellent when used sparingly with poultry, meat and game and in soups.
Lemon Balm (Melissa officinalis) | 5 Large Plug Plants£5.99
Lemon Balm, Melissa officinalis, is a bushy, herbaceous perennial with lemon-scented leaves that is often grown in cottage garden flower beds as well as in herb patches
Mint 'Chocolate Peppermint' (Mentha piperita) | 5 Large Plug Plants£5.99
This useful mint will add an extra sensory delight when infused into coffee or hot chocolate. Whirl a handful with a cup of sugar and use when making vanilla cake or ice cream.
Tarragon French | 5 Large Plug Plants£5.99
French Tarragon is an aniseed flavoured, aromatic perennial. Often used with fish, pork, beef, poultry, game, potatoes, tomatoes, carrots, and the majority of vegetables.
Sage officinalis 'Common Broad Leaf' | 5 Large Plug Plants£5.99
Salvia officinalis - The classic English Sage and arguably the best variety for use in cooking.
Alpine Strawberry (Fragaria vesca 'Wild form') | 5 Large Plug Plants£5.99
The Alpine Strawberry is a cousin of the wild strawberry. It produces a crop of small, thimble sized, but sweet berries throughout most of the growing season.
Apple Mint (Mentha suaveolens) | 5 Large Plug Plants£5.99
Apple Mint (Mentha suaveolens) is a perennial herb with a spreading habit and apple scented leaves. Light lilac flowes are produced in summer.
Chamomile Sweet (Chamaemelum nobilis) | 5 Large Plug Plants£5.99
Sweet chamomile can be grown in a container or the herb garden and the flowers can be infused in boiling water to make chamomile tea