Essential Kitchen Herbs

Herbs are easy to grow, look good, taste and smell amazing, and many of them are magnets for bees and butterflies. Most take up little space, and planted up in this way, you can keep them within arms' reach of the kitchen door.

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Basil

18 inches tall, 18 inches wide. Ideal growing conditions: full sun, moist soil.

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