Jekka's: Alpine Basil
Alpine Basil, Basil Thyme

Acinos alpinus


Acinos alpinus, Alpine Basil, Basil Thyme

Hardy herbaceous perennial, Ht. 20cm, spread 70cm. Small lipped pink/mauve flowers. Aromatic small grey green leaves. Culinary; flowers and leaves are edible.

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Herb plants are available: A 2 Litre herb plant costs £9.50 (other sizes available).

For herb plants, you can organise a Farm Collection , preferably on Wednesday, between 10am and 3pm, at one of our Open Days or during a Herb Experience. Please use our webform or email your list directly to us ( We no longer offer a mail order service for our herb plants.