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Latin Name: Satureja montana
Type: Evergreen perennial
Soil Type: Free draining
Where should I plant this variety? Full sun/Partial shade
How tall does it grow? Approx 50cm
How much space does it need? Approx 50cm
When does it flower? White flowers during summer
Top care tips: Protect from hard frosts to ensure healthy plant during the winter
"Winter Savory or ‘Satureja montana’ is a fantastic herb. You know when the smell just instantly communicates delicious cooking to you? Each time that I smell this herb I am inspired to google recipes to use it in. And then end up adding it to whatever dish I happen to be cooking that evening with varying degrees of success. It’s easy to grow, hardy and evergreen. Plant it someone sunny in nice free draining soil. I keep mine is a pot by the backdoor. It produces pretty white flowers in late summer too, the bees seem to love those flowers and with good reason - it is a great source of nectar for them.
You can add this herb to soups and stews and use it as stuffing. It’s especially good with bean dishes."
All herbs dispatched with DHL Next Day Delivery. For customers in the Highlands and Channel Islands this is 48 hour delivery. This starts from £4.95 and ensures that your herbs reach you promptly and in good health.
If your plant is available on our surplus list you will have the option to 'order now'. We dispatch fresh herbs by Next Day DHL Delivery to ensure that they are not in the postal system for long. We will aim to dispatch orders at the beginning of the week following your order, on Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday of the week to ensure no delays over the weekend. We aim to dispatch all such orders within 10 days.
Herb plants are dispatched from April – September each year, but you can order the plants in advance all year round to ensure that you receive the unusual varieties that you desire. Plants will be dispatched on a ‘first come first served’ basis as soon as they are ready. Some varieties will be available a little later in the year from May onwards, and we will aim to dispatch all herbs in one shipment once all the varieties are ready. We will update you on the estimated date of your delivery as soon as we know.
If you have a preferred month for delivery i.e. you are having a new garden installed or building work conducted, please contact us and we will make a note on your order to try our best to accommodate that request.
We aim to reuse packaging as much as possible. Your herbs will be delivered in taupe recyclable pots. We are moving over to using plastic blister cell packaging which contains at least 90% recycled content and is itself 100% recyclable. These things are important to you and are important to us.
Occasionally due to circumstances beyond our control problems can arise. If you are not satisfied in the condition of your plants upon reaching you, please contact us as soon as possible providing pictures so that we can deal with your enquiry and feedback to our courier service. We will endeavour to ensure a resolution is reached that leaves you satisfied.