Height: Sprawling Aspect: Sun Soil Type: Free draining Uses: Herbal Pillows, Dye Plant, Medicinal Care: Herbaceous - Cut back in autumn Usually available: All year Pot size supplied: Grown in a 10 cm (4 inch) pot
Bedstraw, Ladies (Galium verum)
Bedstraw, Ladies – Galium verum
Bedstraw, Ladies – Galium verum is a native plant that becomes a mass of honey scented flowers in Summer. Useful for herbal pillows as it has a restful scent of new hay when dried. Once used to curdle milk and colour cheese. Dye plant.