The photos on this page show the plant with gift wrap. This is not included in the price, however you may add gift wrap (for an additional charge of £4.95)during the order process.
Position: full sun
Soil: well-drained soil
Rate of growth: average
Flowering period: May to June
Hardiness: frost hardy (may need winter protection)
This popular herb is always in demand, but this mini-standard looks great too! It can be used to flavour a whole host of yummy dishes, including lamb, pork and roast vegetables. An evergreen shrub, it will provide year-round interest, and will look super potted up and placed near the kitchen door.
Garden care: To ensure a plentiful supply of young, succulent leaves for culinary use gather the leaves regularly and prune each spring. Size Guide: Mini standards have a 15-20cm clear stem beneath a 15-20cm head.