Winter Savory – Mail order herbs

£2.50

Masses of white flowers on rigid stems in the summer, over very fragrant foliage.

Easy to grow – ideal for novices.

Grown in handy 9 cm pots.

Only 2 left in stock

Description

Winter Savory description

A good display of white flowers in the summer.

Winter Savory has been overlooked in modern gardens, but for hundreds of years it was a must for the herb garden with its strong spicy flavour.

A pollinator friendly plant including bees.

This is suitable for the herb garden, border or patio.How easy is it to grow:
This is great for a herb garden, border or patio and is trouble-free, provided the soil is fairly well drained soil.

Botanical name: Satureja montana

 

Winter Savory flowering in July
Winter Savory in July

Winter Savory culinary uses:

Use in bean, poultry, fish and egg dishes.

The best position in the garden:

Requires sun.

Requires sun.

Is it useful as a ground cover plant?

Yes, it will plug a gap in the plant bed.

What type of soil:

Any reasonable, well-drained soil.

How much moisture:

Normal, or dryish, stony.

Hardiness and, or, lifespan:

Hardy.

Care and maintenance:

When newly planted always keep it watered until the roots have grown down and it is able to find its own moisture.
Trim back while in active growth.

Size of plant:

Height 30 cm.
Spread 40 cm.

Planting density – to calculate how many plants are required in a planting scheme:

Allow 5 plant per square metre.

Mail order herbs, alpines, perennials and other plants.

Additional information

Weight .25 kg

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