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Herb Pot

Cooking with freshly cut herbs seals in a freshness that can't be bought in any supermarket. This decorative ceramic pot will help you to create the perfect kitchen herb garden so you can take herbs straight from the pot to the pan! Contains basil, chives, coriander, oregano, chervil and parsley seeds so you can grow your own fresh herbs.
12.5 x 12.5 x 12cm high (including saucer, which is attached)
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Indoor Metal Herb Kit Tray

This Indoor Metal Herb Kit Tray is great for growing your own herbs and features seeds for making thyme, rosemary and sage.

Consisting of seeds and compost, this is a great set complete with a trio of aluminium containers that have a bundle of uses once you have enjoyed the herbs. The rosemary and sage both have strong distinctive flavours, while the thyme has an interesting aromatic scent that would go great with a whole host of dishes, recipes and ideas you can muster. Everyone knows that homemade food tastes that little bit better.

Product specifications:
Tray measures approximately: 36 x 10 cm
Containers measure approximately: 10 x 10 cm

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Herb Seeds - Dill

An attractive borders plant with aromatic, ferny foliage. It has a flavour all of its own in both leaves and seeds and is excellent in sauces, salads, soups etc. The leaves are a good substitute for parsley, tarragon and mint in sauces.

For a regular supply of fresh leaves sow the seeds from spring to summer at monthly intervals at a depth of 1cm and in rows 30cm apart in ordinary garden soil which has been raked to a fine tilth.

This hardy annual prefers full sun and ordinary garden soil and the leaves are ready to be picked 6-8 weeks after sowing. For a crop of seeds sow in spring to give the plants time to develop.

Quantity 750 seeds

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Herb Seeds - Olde English Thyme

An old favourite for stews stuffings, old English thyme stimulates the appetite and helps the digestion of fatty foods. Thyme also helps repel cabbage root fly and is therefore excellent for planting next to cabbages, cauliflower, broccoli and brussel sprouts.

Sow these seeds from late winter to early summer 1.5mm deep in Seed Compost. Make sure that the compost is moist but not wet and seal in a polythene bag until after germination which usually takes 18-24 days at 13-16C.

Transplant when large enough to handle into 8cm pots. Later plant out 23- 30cm apart into well drained soil in full sun.

Quantity 500 seeds

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Herb Seeds - Rosemary

This herb's powerful fragrance goes well with lamb and chicken, as well as tomato soup, stews and fresh cooked peas.

Sow the seeds from late winter to early summer in seed compost. Do not cover the seed with compost. Make sure that the compost is moist but not wet and seal in a polythene bag until after germination which usually takes 12-40 days at 16C.

Transplant when large enough to handle into 8cm pots. Later plant out 60cm apart into well drained soil in a sunny sheltered site.

Quantity: 100 seeds

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Herb Seeds - Rocket Wild

An alternative to the usual Rocket, these seeds will provide a plant with deep green, serrated foliage that makes an attractive garnish. Wild Rocket has a stronger flavour than standard Rocket, and the young leaves can be picked in succession and are perfect for salads.

Easy to grow, these seeds will eventually reach a height of 15-20cm. Sow these from April to July and spread thinly, 1cm deep in drills 30cm apart in soil that has been raked to a fine tilth.

When large enough to handle, thin the seedlings to 23-30cm apart. Harvest young leaves as required, picking only a few from each plant ensuring you don't weaken the plant. Prefers moist, well drained soil in full sun.

Quantity 1000 seeds

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Herb Seeds - Borage

A beautiful upright herb with rough leaves covered with silvery hairs and most attractive celestial blue flowers. Beloved by bees, it has a cucumber like flavour. Chopped leaves make a healthy soup or young leaves can be dipped in batter and lightly fried until crisp.

Finely cut leaves make a delicious sandwich filling. Grow it close to tomatoes to attract bees, which fertilise the tomato blooms, and anything else in the vegetable garden.

Sow in spring, in drills 6mm deep. Thin out to 30cm apart when large enough to handle. Borage will grow in most soils but prefers well drained soil and full sun.

Quantity: 100 seeds

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Windowsill Herb Pots

Nothing beats cooking with fresh herbs, and with these Windowsill Herb Pots you can enjoy growing your own! This set contains 3 decorative ceramic pots with saucers, contains compost, instructions and Basil, Parsley and Chives seeds. A fantastic addition to your windowsill, this set also makes a great gift too.

Approximate Dimensions of each pot:
Height: 8cm tall
Base (squared): 6cm
Top (squared): 8cm
Tray: 25 x 7.5 x 2cm high

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Unwins Mediterranean Kitchen Garden Herb Kit

This Unwins Mediterranean Kitchen Garden Herb Kit contains all you need to grow wonderfully flavoured herbs all year round! Mediterranean herbs not only add beauty to a kitchen garden but are also wonderful for flavouring everything from meats, soups and stews to pizza and spaghetti. The wooden trough makes a lovely rustic addition to your windowsill and the seeds can be sown indoors at any time of the year. It would make a lovely gift and kids will have fun growing the herbs too!

The kit contains:

  • Wooden trough
  • Compost
  • Lemon Basil, Italian Parsley, Greek Oregano and Sweet Marjoram seeds

    Dimensions: 34 x 10 x 9cm high

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    Mr Fothergills Grow & Make Pesto Kit

    Discover the enjoyment of growing fresh pesto in the kitchen every day! Mr Fothergills Grow & Make Pesto Kit contains everything you need to not only grow organic green basil but also make your own pesto sauce! When it comes to making pesto, you just cannot go wrong with a pestle and mortar. You could make it in a food processor, but you just will not get the same flavour as when you have pounded and crushed all that lovely basil by hand.

    This kit is a must-have for all lovers of traditional Italian food as pesto sauce is delicious as a topping for Bruschetta, a marinade for olives or in pasta dishes. It makes for a great gift for someone too!

    • Sow seeds indoors all year round

    Contents:
    1 x Pestle
    1 x Mortar
    Organic Basil Seeds
    Compost Pellet
    Instructions
    Pesto Recipe

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    Mr Fothergills Windowsill Kit - Herb Garden

    Mr Fothergills Herb Garden Windowsill Kit comes complete with everything needed to grow your own sweet basil, chives and parsley. Nothing tastes better than fresh, home grown produce! Sweet basil, chives and parsley are some of the best known and most used aromatic plants as they will add essential flavours to almost any dish.

    Herbs can be picked and used fresh, dried or even frozen. The galvanised container fits nicely onto your windowsill and has handy carry handles for you to easily move it around. It makes a great gift too.

    • Sow seeds indoors all year round

    Kit comprises:
    1 x galvanised windowsill container
    3 x Pots with saucers
    1 x sachet of Sweet Basil seeds
    1 x Sachet of Chive seeds
    1 x Sachet of Parsley seeds
    Compost Pellets
    Instructions

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    Herb Seeds - Mint

    This herb is the ideal accompaniment to roast lamb, and is great with boiled new potatoes and peas. Mint has a piquant aroma and as such is disliked by much of the insect world, making it a good companion plant.

    This means that there is advantage to planting mint close to cabbages as it will repel the Cabbage White Butterfly. Sow these seeds from late winter to early summer in Seed Compost, but do not cover the seed with compost.

    Make sure that the compost is moist but not wet and seal in a polythene bag until after germination which usually takes 7-16 days at 21-24C. Transplant when large enough to handle into 8cm pots. Later plant out 30cm apart into ordinary soil in part shade.

    Quantity: 1250 seeds

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    Johnsons MicroGreens Seeds


    Quick and easy to grow with no soil required!! Johnsons Microgreens Seeds allow you to grow baby leaves all year round on your windowsill. All you need to do is just add your seeds and water to a planting tray!


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    Herb Seeds - Coriander

    A dual purpose annual herb grown for its seeds or fresh young leaves. The seeds are delicious in cakes and when crushed, add an orangey flavour to meat dishes. The young leaves are often called 'Cilantro' and are great finely chopped to give dishes a Latin touch. A decorative herb for the border, thanks to its finely cut foliage.

    Sow March to August, at 4 week intervals, 1cm deep in rows 30cm apart in ordinary garden soil which has been raked to a fine tilth. Thin out the seedlings to 13cm apart.

    These herbs prefer full sun and ordinary garden soil. Harvest the young green leaves sparingly once the seedlings are 15cm tall and for seed, pull off the seed heads when they become brown but don't leave them too long on the plant or they will disperse themselves. An excellent herb for slightly shaded areas. Grows to a height of 90cm.

    Quantity 150 seeds

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    Herb Seeds - Garlic Chives

    Garlic chives, or Chinese chives, differ from ordinary chives in having flat leaves and a delicate mild garlic flavour. They can be used in salads and stews as well as fish, egg or meat dishes. The blossom buds are a Chinese delicacy and can be eaten raw or stir fried.

    This hardy perennial is easy to grow and ideal for pots or borders. Sow these seeds in spring in a good seed compost, just covering the seed with compost. Germination usually takes 14-21 days at 19-21C. Transplant the seedlings when large enough to handle, planting 4 seedlings in each 7.5cm pot.

    When well rooted move to a cold frame and plant out 20cm apart. Plant each potful so the soil level in the pot is about 5cm below the ground. For best results plant in a sunny spot in rich fertile, well drained soil.

    The following spring draw up the soil around the plants and a first cut can be made 3-4 weeks later.

    Quantity: 100 seeds

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    Herb Seeds - Sage

    This herb is ideal for rich foods plus traditional sage and onion stuffing. It also makes a substantial border plant, with textured, aromatic leaves and mauve-blue flowers.Ideal as a companion plant, sage is reputed for warding off carrot fly and is therefore useful planted next to carrots.

    Sow these seeds in early spring in good free draining seed compost, just covering the seed. Germination usually takes 10-21 days at 21-24C. When seedlings are large enough to handle, transplant into 8cm pots, grow in cooler temperature and finally plant out 38cm apart into a sunny spot in free draining soil.

    For best results, provide any well-drained soil in full sun whilst trying to avoid acidic soils. The flavour of the leaves will be best in warm, dry conditions.

    To keep plants bushy, prune in spring to encourage new shoots with strong flavour.

    Quantity 75 seeds

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    Herb Seeds - Cress Extra Curled

    These seeds are easy to grow, ideal for children, and grow well on a windowsill. Why not grow some in an empty eggshell with a face painted on the side. Your face will soon have hair! Sow at any time of the year by placing 4 layers of kitchen paper on a saucer and wetting it. Sprinkle the seed thinly over the paper and place the whole container inside a polythene bag and seal. Put in a warm, dark place. When the seedlings are 1cm (1/2in) high, bring into the light, a windowsill is ideal. Your cress will be ready in 10-12 days.

    Quantity 4000 seeds

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    Herb Seeds - Coriander Calypso

    Herb Coriander Calypso Seeds produce an essential and increasingly popular herb with good bolt resistance. Coriander Calypso is a cut n come again leaf; the plant can be cut back and allowed to re-grow at least 3 times through the summer due to its extremely low growing point. This is grown only for leaf, not seed.

    Plant Type: Hardy Annual
    Flowering Period: All Summer
    Height: 20-25cm (8-10)
    Ideal for: Borders, Containers

    Sowing: Sow seeds March to August. Sow seeds thinly, 1cm deep in drills 30cm (12) apart in soil that has been raked to a fine tilth.

    Growing: When large enough to handle, thin seedlings to 23-30cm (9-12) apart.

    Aftercare: Harvest young leaves as required, picking only a few from each plant. Mature plants can be cut back for re-growth throughout the summer. Sowings made in late summer will carry on cropping into winter with cloche protection.

    Quantity: 150 seeds

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    Herb Seeds - Parsley Champion Moss Curled

    A superb strain with tightly curled rich green leaf, ideal for garnishes, soups, and stews. A fine windowsill pot plant which will supply fresh parsley on demand.

    Parsley will grow in ordinary soil in sun or part shade, but for best results prefers a rich moist soil. Soak the seeds overnight before sowing indoors from August to February or outdoors from April to July.

    Earliest sowings can be made in the warmth during late winter and planted out in early spring after hardening off. Outdoors, sow 1cm deep in drills 30cm apart.

    To harvest, pick over all the plants regularly to encourage fresh new growth.

    Quantity 1750 seeds

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    Herb Seeds - Sorrel

    Young leaves should be picked regularly for fresh salads, and will add a tart flavour to a mixed leaf salad.
    It is best to pick leaves whilst smaller, as bitterness increases with larger, older leaves.

    A perennial, usually grown as a hardy annual, will grow in any soil, preferably in full sun.

    Sow March to May or fortnightly for salad leaves, harvest regularly from early summer to frosts.
    Sow thinly, 12mm deep in drills 30cm apart.

    Growing instructions:
    Thin seedlings if necessary, when large enough to handle, to 15cm apart.
    Keep ground weed free and water during any dry periods. Harvest 6-8 weeks after sowing, selecting a few leaves from each plant.

    Quantity 1000 seeds

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