The largest collection of Culinary Herbs in the UK. 

Herbs in the Herbetum

The following pages lists all of the herbs featured in our Herbetum. Our herb plants are available for purchase direct from the farm at our Open days or by Collection, by prior arrangment. All of our herbs are propagated and trialled at the herb farm and grown for the British garden. Available in 1lt and 2lt pots.

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PN01 Nepeta cataria Catnep, Catnip

Fully hardy perennial, Ht. 1m. Clusters of pinkish, white flowers in summer. Aromatic oval grey, green, toothed leaves. Cats adore the scent. Leaves can be used to make a tea. Medicinal.

Aspect : Full Sun/Partial Shade

Flower colour : Pink/White

Hardiness : Hardy

Type : Perennial

PN02 Nepeta cataria 'Citriodora' Lemon Scented Catnip

Fully hardy perennial, Ht. 1m. Clusters of pinkish, cream flowers in summer. Aromatic oval green, grey, toothed leaves. Cats adore the scent. Leaves can be used to make a tea. Medicinal

Aspect : Full Sun/Partial Shade

Flower colour : Pink/Cream

Hardiness : Hardy

Type : Perennial

PN03 Nepeta x faassenii Catmint

Fully hardy perennial, Ht. 45 cm. Clusters of small lavender blue flowers in summer. Aromatic, small, oval, grey leaves. Cats adore the scent. Good bee plant.

Aspect : Full Sun/Partial Shade

Flower colour : Blue/Purple

Hardiness : Hardy

Type : Perennial

PN04 Nepeta x faassenii 'Alba' White Flowering Catmint

Fully hardy perennial, Ht. 45 cm. Clusters of small white flowers in summer. Aromatic, small, oval, grey leaves. Cats adore the scent. Good bee plant.

Aspect : Full Sun/Partial Shade

Flower colour : White

Hardiness : Hardy

Type : Perennial

PN05 Nepeta nervosa Catmint Nervosa

Fully hardy perennial, Ht. 35 cm. Dense racemes of small pale blue flowers. Lance shaped mid green leaves.

Aspect : Full Sun/Partial Shade

Flower colour : Blue

Hardiness : Hardy

Type : Perennial

PN06 Nepeta racemosa 'Walkers Low' Catmint Walkers Low

Fully hardy perennial, Ht. 75 cm. Clusters of small blue, purple flowers in summer. Aromatic, grey, oval, toothed, leaves. Cats adore the scent. Good bee plant.

Aspect : Full Sun

Flower colour : Blue/Purple

Hardiness : Hardy

Type : Perennial

PN07 Nepeta sibirica Siberian Catmint

Fully hardy perennial, Ht. 90 cm. Clusters of blue, purple flowers in summer. Aromatic, oval, grey, toothed leaves. Good bee and butterfly plant.

Aspect : Full Sun

Flower colour : Blue/Purple

Hardiness : Hardy

Type : Perennial

PN13 Nepeta 'Six Hills Giant' Catmint Six Hills Giant

Fully hardy perennial, Ht. 90 cm. Clusters of small lavender blue flowers in summer. Aromatic, grey, oval, toothed, leaves. Cats adore the scent. Good bee plant.

Aspect : Full Sun/Partial Shade

Flower colour : Blue/Purple

Hardiness : Hardy

Type : Perennial