Herbs

How to Grow Borage

Farming Friends & TopVeg have collaborated to create a How To Grow Borage card.   If you would like a pdf of  the grow card for How to Grow borage, please complete the contact form asking for the grow card for borage
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How To Grow Bay

Common Bay (Latin name Laurus nobilis) has shiny, dark green, aromatic leaves & is easy to grow..   Growing Bay Plant young plants in: Spring when danger of frost has past Well drained soil A sheltered spot In full sun
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How to Grow Basil

Farming Friends & TopVeg have collaborated to create a How To Grow basil card. The card may be downloaded, printed off and pinned to the potting shed wall as a useful reference on how to grow basil.  Please contact us 
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How to Grow Culinary Herbs – an eBook

How To Grow Culinary Herbs  is an ebook produced by TopVeg and FarmingFriends. The ebook is on sale now and explains how to plant a herb garden or grow your own herbs for cooking.   At a cost of only £4.00
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Lemon Balm

Lemon Balm

Lemon balm (Latin name – Melissa officinalis) is a perennial herb. The leaves have a gentle lemon scent which are used to flavour ice-creams and herbal teas. Lemon balm has a bushy habit and grows to a height of 50cm
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Horseradish

Horseradish

Horseradish (Latin name – Armoracia rusticana) Horseradish is a perennial, so should be given a lifetime position in the garden, as it will stay in that place for ever. Horseradish is very vigorous & tends to take over, so it
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Dill

Dill

Dill (Latin name – Anethum graveolens) is a perennial herb with wispy feathery leaves. Dill will grow in most conditions, but the soil needs to be dug well before sowing the seed, so that its long tap root can grow
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Cress

Cress

Garden cress (Latin name – Lepidium sativum) is a fast-growing, salad herb with a peppery, tangy flavour and aroma. Cress is very easy to grow on a windowsill or greenhouse & is soon ready to harvest. Sowing Cress all the
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Chervil

Chervil

Chervil (Latin Name: Anthriscus Cerefolium) is a winter hardy annual herb, and its leaves can be used fresh all-year-round. Chervil is very quick growing. It has a rich savoury taste which resembles caraway. Chervil prefers light, well drained soil. It
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Coriander

Coriander

Coriander Corriandrum Sativum is a hardy annual herb. The young leaves are often called ‘Cilantro’. Coriander is an annual herb, used for both its young leaves & the seeds. The seeds add an orangey flavour to meats. Coriander prefers light,
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