Herbs are some of the most useful plants in our gardens. They can liven up a dish, be a welcome infusion to a tea or salad, add flavour to your meals and brighten up your landscapes.

To get the most out of your herbs, check our chart of the most common herbs and their uses.

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Arugula

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Basil

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Bay laurel

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Catnip

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Chamomile

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Chives

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Coriander

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Dill

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Echinacea

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Fennel

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Garlic

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Hops

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Lavender

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Lemongrass

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Lovage

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Marjoram ?

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Mint

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Nasturtium

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Oregano

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Parsley ? ?

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Rosemary ? ? ? ? ?
Rue ?
Sage ? ? ?
Summer Savoury ? ? ?
Stevia

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Tarragon ? ? ?
Thyme

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Lemon Verbena ?

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Yarrow ?

To download a PDF version of this chart, click the link below.

Chart of Herb Uses