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Satureja montana


By Kate123

Satureja montana (Satureja montana (Berg-Bohnenkraut))

Also known as Winter Savory, lovely pinkish mauve flowers in spring. Looks pretty on the rockery.

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Gorgeous colour!

7 May, 2020


Ooh...I've never heard of or seen this before. It's lovely!

7 May, 2020


Thanks ladies, it seems to have done well on the rockery the past couple of years.

8 May, 2020


Added to my favourites.

8 May, 2020


Me too Karen!

8 May, 2020


Awe thats a pretty one.

8 May, 2020


Thanks ladies x

10 May, 2020


Hi again Kate...I did eventually find this, which does indeed look like yours. I think there must be a lot of variety in the plant. I think yours is far more beautiful than any available to buy!

10 May, 2020


Hi Karen, that’s good. I got the label out of the shed, it doesn’t give much info, just Satureja Montana. On the back it says Bergbohnenkraut, winter savory. Full sun, 30 to 40cm, flowers June through July. However, there are some deeper coloured winter savory on the net too. Not sure if position helps bring out the best in it. Mine is in full sun.
Thanks for the link, I’ll have a look.

11 May, 2020

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