Allium fistulosa Welsh Onion

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

Handy substitute for spring onions, can be eaten raw or cooked....

Allium ursinum 2

Allium ursinum Wild Garlic

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

Use from the end of spring....

Artemisia absinthium 2

Artemisia absinthium Wormwood

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  • MedicinalMedicine
  • PerennialPerrenial
  • HardyHardy
  • Yellowbasic flower correct Yellow

Very strong scent, an ingredient in absinthe and vermouth. Hang by the door to keep evil spirits at bay!...

Artemisia ludoviciana 2

Artemisia ludoviciana White Sage

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  • MedicinalMedicine
  • PerennialPerrenial
  • HardyHardy
  • Yellowbasic flower correct Yellow

Essential for making smudge sticks used to purify your surroundings....

Diplotaxus muralis 2

Diplotaxus muralis Wild rocket

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

Deep green foliage, with a strong peppery flavour, a cut and come again salad leaf....

Fragaria vesca

Fragaria vesca Wild Strawberry

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  • Semi-shadesemi shade
  • Shadeshade
  • Culinaryculinary k f
  • MedicinalMedicine
  • PerennialPerrenial
  • HardyHardy
  • Whitebasic flower correct White

Lovely small sweet fruit, can be eaten in fruit salads or cakes or make a jam. Sends daughter plants on runners these can be broken off and replanted....

Isatis tinctoria Woad

  • MedicinalMedicine
  • BiennialBiennial
  • HardyHardy
  • Yellowbasic flower correct Yellow

Used by the Britons to paint their bodies blue to ward off the Romans, remained in use until the 1630s as a dye for fabrics until indigo became more popular. ...

Marrubium vulgare

Marrubium vulgare White Horehound

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  • MedicinalMedicine
  • PerennialPerrenial
  • HardyHardy
  • Whitebasic flower correct White

Used as a cough remedy since the Ancient Egyptians, it is still taken in candy form today, to relieve chesty coughs....

Teucrium x lucidrys Wall Germander

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  • Culinaryculinary k f
  • MedicinalMedicine
  • PerennialPerrenial
  • HardyHardy
  • Pinkbasic flower correct Pink

Pretty pink flowers and dark glossy green leaves, looks good in a pot or in the garden. ...

Teucrium scorodonia Wood sage

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  • Semi-shadesemi shade
  • Culinaryculinary k f
  • MedicinalMedicine
  • PerennialPerrenial
  • HardyHardy
  • Whitebasic flower correct White
  • Greenbasic flower correct Green

Leaves have a mild garlic flavour add sparingly to salads....