Herbs are an essential for many garden lovers and particularly cooking gardeners. Growing herb plants especially the true Mediterranean types and the annuals can be difficult in the Sheffield region and the north of the country.
We sell small plants (in 9cm or 10cm diameter pots) and larger plants (in 1 litre pots).
The range is constantly changing and using our vast horticultural and local climate knowledge we phase the different types into stock from March through to June depending upon the weather. If your favourite is missing is most like due to our planning to make sure the plants can be grown outside by yourself straight away once bought. However Basil is the one exception. In our opinion Basil should be grown in a greenhouse, conservatory or under a cloche or dome to protect it from our summers. We sell the plants fro our greenhouse with some overnight heat to give you the best results.
Here’s a simple guide