Manor Farm Herbs
Manor Farm
Fringford
Bicester
Oxfordshire OX27 8DP

Manor Farm Herbs: Chives Fennels and Sages


Chives

Chives: Allium schoenoprasum

Allium schoenoprasum

Height:
Up to 40cm (15in)
Suitable for:
Sun and partial shade in moist soil. Pots and tubs.
Price:
£3.40
Includes postage and specialist packaging.

Chives are a hardy perennial herb with narrow, round grass like leaves and an onion flavour. Clumps that are not cut regularly for kitchen use, will produce attractive mauve globular flowerheads in mid summer.

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Garlic Chives

Garlic Chives: Allium tuberosum

Allium tuberosum

Height:
Up to 30cm (12in)
Suitable for:
Sunny position with rich, moist soil. Pots and tubs
Price:
£3.40
Includes postage and specialist packaging.

Garlic chives are perennial with long and flat, slightly fleshy leaves and a mild garlic flavour. Pretty white star shaped flowers arise in late summer.

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Fennel

Fennel: Foeniculum vulgare

Foeniculum vulgare

Height:
Up to 1.5m (6ft)
Suitable for:
A warm sunny position, rich well drained soil.
Price:
£3.40
Includes postage and specialist packaging.

Fennel is a tall elegant perennial herb with feathery bright green foliage and colourful yellow flowers.

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Bronze Fennel

Bronze Fennel: Foeniculum vulgare 'Purpureum'

Foeniculum vulgare 'Purpureum'

Height:
1.2 - 1.5m (4 - 5ft)
Suitable for:
A warm sunny position, rich well drained soil.
Price:
£3.40
Includes postage and specialist packaging.

The bronze feathery leaves on this tall elegant perennial herb contrast well with the bright yellow flower heads.

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Blackcurrant Sage

Blackcurrant Sage: Salvia microphylla

Salvia microphylla

Height:
1.2m (4ft)
Suitable for:
Dry sunny spot. Protect from severe frost in winter.
Price:
£3.40
Includes postage and specialist packaging.

Blackcurrant sage is a small shrubby herb with bright pink flowers and dark green leaves that smell very strongly of blackcurrant.

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Sage

Sage: Salvia officinalis

Salvia officinalis

Height:
60cm (2ft)
Suitable for:
A sunny spot in light dry soil.
Price:
£3.40
Includes postage and specialist packaging.

This well-known culinary herb is a small perennial shrub with grey-green velvety leaves and flowers of varying shades of purple in summer.

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Golden Variegated Sage

Golden Variegated Sage: Salvia officinalis 'Icterina'

Salvia officinalis 'Icterina'

Height:
60cm (2ft)
Suitable for:
A sunny spot in light dry soil.
Price:
£3.40
Includes postage and specialist packaging.

Icterina sage is an attractive shrubby plant that contrasts well with other green foliage when planted in the herb garden. It is equally as good as the common green sage for cooking and makes an excellent alternative especially if space is limited.

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Purple Sage

Purple Sage: Salvia officinalis 'purpurascens'

Salvia officinalis 'purpurascens'

Height:
30 -60cm (1-2ft)
Suitable for:
A sunny spot in light dry soil.
Price:
£3.40
Includes postage and specialist packaging.

Purple sage is a popular plant in all areas of the garden. Currently it is used increasingly in garden design and landscaping as its deep rich colour blends so well with a huge range of garden plants, most especially the silvery ones.

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NEW   Russian Sage   NEW

Russian Sage: Perovskia atriplicifolia

Perovskia atriplicifolia

Height:
Up to 100cm
Suitable for:
Ordinary well drained soil in a sunny spot.
Price:
£3.40
Includes postage and specialist packaging.

Russian sage is an elegant and hardy, aromatic perennial. It has branching silver-white stems which are rigid and upright with finely cut aromatic grey-green foliage. Spires of lovely violet-blue flowers emerge from late summer onwards, and the silver stems persist to give winter interest.

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Tangerine Sage

Tangerine Sage: Salvia elegans

Salvia elegans

Height:
Up to 60 cm
Suitable for:
Warm, sunny, well drained spot. Needs winter protection. Ideal in containers.
Price:
£3.40
Includes postage and specialist packaging.

Tangerine Sage is a tender perennial herb with gloriously scented leaves and long spikes of bright scarlet flowers throughout the summer months. Great as a container plant and can be used in herb teas and also in salads and fruity drinks.

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