Herb Bennet (Geum urbanum)

Herb Bennet (Geum urbanum)

Vendor
The Culinary Herb Company
Regular price
£2.85
Sale price
£2.85
Tax included.
Quantity must be 1 or more

Please note: Our minimum order is three plants. Your order can comprise three of the same plant or a mixture of plants.

HARDY PERENNIAL. Ht 30cm.

Also known as wood avens, colewort and St Benedict’s herb. This plant is usually found in woodlands and shady areas. It produces small bright yellow flowers between May and August. The leaves can be added to salads, stews or deep fried where they puff up like prawn crackers. The root (after it has dried) has a strong taste of cloves.
Plant in fertile soil in full or dappled shade.