Perennial plant with aromatic leaves that can be used fresh or dried. Grow as a border around vegetables to attract bees and repel insect pests such as aphids, carrot fly, cabbage white butterfly and onion fly.
- Natural insect repellent
- Great flavour
Sow direct where they are to grow in a sunny, well-drained garden bed or in pots of Yates Seed Raising Mix. Press seeds into the surface and keep moist.
Choose a position in full sun in well-drained soil. Incorporate compost, Yates Blood & Bone and Yates Hydrangea Pinking Liquid Lime & Dolomite into the soil before planting. Feed regularly with Yates Thrive Soluble Plant Food. Protect from snails and slugs with Yates Blitzem.
Great companion plant for beans, beets, carrot, onions, peas, strawberry and cabbages.