Sing a song of herbs

Herbs provide not only added flavour and aroma to dishes, but fill the garden with delightful scents

14th June, 2015
Give your garden a wonderfully aromatic air with some judicious use of herbs. Picture : Thinkstock

The other day, I was admiring an allotment neighbour’s impressive clump of Golden Oregano and, before I knew it, I was holding a big clump of my own. This not only goes to show the generosity of gardeners, but it also shows the generosity of herbs. They are the plants that just keep on giving.

Perennial herbs are my favourite. Yes, you wouldn’t be without basil, dill and coriander, but there is a...

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