Armoracia rusticana Horseradish

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  • PerennialPerrenial
  • HardyHardy
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Dig up roots in the spring for a mild flavour, or wait until the Autumn for a real shock! Add to sauces and vinegars....

Helichrysum italicum angustifolium Curry Plant

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Highly aromatic, add to rice or vegetables for a mild curry scent. ...

Helichrysum italicum microphyllum 2

Helichrysum italicum microphyllum Curry Plant Dwarf

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Compact sub-species of the popular curry plant, good for hedging....

Hesperis matronalis Sweet Rocket

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Flowers have an entrancing scent, most fragrant in the evenings. ...

Humulus lupulus

Humulus lupulus Common Hop

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  • MedicinalMedicine
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  • HardyHardy

Used by native American tribes to treat insomnia and pain, add dried hops to sleep pillows....

Hypericum perforatum 2

Hypericum perforatum St John's Wort

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  • HardyHardy
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Thought to have magical properties in part due to the bright red pigment, which seeps from the crushed flower heads, resembling the blood of St John at his beheading. Has anti-depressant effects....

Hyssopus officinalis 2

Hyssopus officinalis Hyssop

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  • HardyHardy
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Mentioned in the Bible for purification. Leaves have a bitter minty-sage flavour go well in salads, add the flowers as well for splash of colour! Loved by bees and butterflies....

Hyssopus officinalis roseus

Hyssopus officinalis roseus Pink Hyssop

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  • HardyHardy
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loved by bees and butterflies, plant near you cabbages to tempt away the cabbage whiteflies....

Sempervivum

Sempervivum sp. Houseleek (20+ varieties)

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Derived from the Latin 'semper vivo' meaning to live forever, referring to there drought tolerance, even the worst gardener will have a hard time killing a houseleek! Traditionally planted on the roof to ward off lightning and fire....

Viola tricolor Heartsease

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  • PerennialPerrenial
  • HardyHardy
  • Pollinator freindlyRHS Bee APPLE GREE REGISTERED
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