Despite its summer name it grows year round in non frosty climates. Annual to 30 cm high x 25 cm wide. Stake in windy areas. Remove flowers regularly to prolong life cycle.
CLASSIC FLAVOUR PARTNERS
Garlic, Garlic Chives, Shallots, Welsh Onions, Marjoram, Parsley, Thyme, Oregano, Bay, Bergamot.
CLASSIC FOOD PARTNERS
Beans, Butters, Artichokes, Cabbage, Casseroles, Soups, Stews, Veal, Herb Breads.
Hot spicy flavour makes it a substitute for pepper. Flavour has thyme and oregano overtones.