Aloysia triphylla 2

Aloysia triphylla Lemon Verbena

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  • Culinaryculinary k f
  • MedicinalMedicine
  • PerennialPerrenial
  • Whitebasic flower correct White

Zingy lemon scent, infuse to make a refreshing tea, or chop into a salad....

Barbarea verna Land Cress

  • Semi-shadesemi shade
  • Culinaryculinary k f
  • BiennialBiennial
  • HardyHardy
  • Yellowbasic flower correct Yellow

Strong peppery flavour, livens up a salad!...

Calamintha nepeta 2

Calamintha nepeta Lesser Calamint

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  • Semi-shadesemi shade
  • MedicinalMedicine
  • PerennialPerrenial
  • HardyHardy
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Cymbopogon citratus

Cymbopogon citratus Lemon Grass

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  • Culinaryculinary k f
  • PerennialPerrenial

Very popular in Asian cooking, with a sweet citrus scent, it grows in a dense clump, and individual stems are cut off to be used. Use whole stems to flavour curries and stews, or slice it into smal chunks and add to stirfrys and soups. Needs to be kept above 10 degrees over winter....

Lactuca sativa

Lactuca sativa Lettuce Green Oakleaf

  • Semi-shadesemi shade
  • Culinaryculinary k f
  • AnnualAnnual
  • Whitebasic flower correct White

A cut and come again lettuce, perfect for salads....

Lactuca sativa

Lactuca sativa Lettuce Red Oakleaf

  • Semi-shadesemi shade
  • Culinaryculinary k f
  • AnnualAnnual
  • Whitebasic flower correct White

A cut and come again lettuce, perfect for salads....

Laurus nobilis 2

Laurus nobilis Bay Tree

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  • Culinaryculinary k f
  • MedicinalMedicine
  • PerennialPerrenial
  • Whitebasic flower correct White

Warm aromatic flavour, essential ingredient of bouquet garni, add to soups, sauces and casseroles. Plant in a sunny spot protected from strong winds....

Lavandula angustifolia 'Hidcote' Lavender Hidcote

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  • MedicinalMedicine
  • PerennialPerrenial
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Wonderful fragrance, striking flowers. Very popular lavender for hedging due to its small compact habit...

Lavandula angustifolia 'Munstead' Lavender Munstead

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  • MedicinalMedicine
  • PerennialPerrenial
  • HardyHardy
  • Pollinator freindlyRHS Bee APPLE GREE REGISTERED

Makes a lovely low formal hedge, violet flowers and wonderful aroma. Great for lavender baths, lavender bags and pot pourris....

Lavandula dentata Lavender Dentata

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  • MedicinalMedicine
  • PerennialPerrenial
  • Pollinator freindlyRHS Bee APPLE GREE REGISTERED

Also known as fringed lavender due to the leaf shape. Lovely lilac flowers and interesting lavender rosemary scent. Needs to be kept above freezing, if you have space bring it indoors in a sunny spot and it will keep flowering into the winter. ...