Colourful Plants for a Colourful Herb Garden

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Colourful Plants for a Colourful Herb Garden

Many people like to plant their herb garden according to a theme. For some this may be a medicinal garden or a kitchen garden, but what about a theme based purely on colour? Check out these suggestions for some colourful additions to your herb garden.

 

 

Bronze/Purple


Bronze Fennel

Foeniculum vulgare ‘Purpurea’

Ginger Mint

Mentha x gentilis

Heliotrope, dark leaf

Heliotropium arborescens ‘Lord Roberts’

Opal Basil

Ocimum basilicum ‘Purpurea’

Purple perilla

Perilla frutescens ‘Atropurpurea’

Purple Sage

Salvia officinalis ‘Purpurea’

Salad Plants, read leafed – varieties of chicory, endive & lettuce

 

Golden


Golden Heliotrope

Heliotropium arborescens ‘Aurens’

Golden Majoram

Origanum vulgare ‘Aureum’

Golden Sage

Salvia officinalis ‘Variegata’

Golden Thyme

Thymus aureus

Variegated Lemon Balm

Melissa Officinalis ‘Variegata’

 

Silver


Catmint

Nepeta mussini

Curry Plant

Helichrysum angustifolium

Dianthus

Dianthus spp.

Jerusalem Sage

Phlomis fruticosa

Lavender

Lavandula spp.

Liquorice

Helichrysum petiolatum

Orange Thyme

Thymus vulgaris ‘ Fragrantissimus’

Rue

Ruta graveolens

Sage

Salvia officinalis

Santolina

Santolina spp.

Silver Lace

Chrysanthemum ptarmiciflorum

Silver Posie Thyme

Thymus vulgaris ‘Silver Posie’

Wormwood

Artemisia absinthium


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