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Anise Hyssop

Chef's best kept secret

Discover the full taste of anise with hints of sugar - all in one plant.

  • First harvest in about one month
  • Organic seeds
  • Biodegradable pod
  • Compatible with both Lilo and Modulo

£ 4.95

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Description

Wherefore art thou Anise hyssop?

Anise Hyssop is considered the best kept secret among chefs. Uh, well, until just now. But with its taste of anise, sugar and lemon, who wouldn't want to reveal this secret? The flowers of Anise Hyssop are sweeter than its leaves, making them perfectly suitable for a delicious infusion when used fresh or even when dried!

Anise Hyssop pod

Growth details

What our mate the gardener thinks of it all

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  • Average germination time

    2 to 5 days
  • Light exposure

    Summer (14h)
  • Time before harvesting

    4 to 6 weeks after sowing
  • Harvest your plant for up to

    6 to 9 weeks
  • Preservation

    Wash the leaves, dry them and freeze.

"Harvest your Anise Hyssop by cutting the stems - be sure to not only cut the leaves! Always keep at least 10cm from the base. If you want your plant to grow flowers (they taste sweeter than the leaves), wait for them to grow before you start harvesting." — Our mate the gardener

Recipes for anise hyssop

Chef's specials

The vegetal and aniseed aroma of Anise Hyssop goes very well with white fish: just sprinkle some on your dish. Another option is to boil the leaves of your plant in a mixture with sugar and water - your Anise Hyssop will make a very nice syrup in summer. 

Guaranteed

It will grow!

Guaranteed

Your indoor garden supplies all ingredients for a beautiful harvest: water, light and nutrients. In the case of a pod that doesn't sprout (which can happen as we work with natural materials), we will send you a new pod free of charge. Take a look at our FAQ.

Natural

Our seeds are organic

Agriculture Biologique Produit en France

The seeds come from special selected seed companies in France. The aromatic seeds are organic and grow in peat and coconut fiber. Our pods are made out of bioplastic and are biodegradable: when your plants grow tired you can repot them or compost them.

Système hydroponique

The pod

An innovative hydroponic system.

Thanks to our patented Float® design, you only have one thing to do: add water once every two or three weeks when the floater sinks. The plant takes all mineral salts it needs out of the water (these are released into the water over the weeks). Discover the Prêt à Pousser technology.

Questions /Answers about anise hyssop

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Questions /Answers

    • Are the flowers of my Anise Hyssop edible?

      The flowers of your Anise Hyssop are edible! They're delicious and taste sweet and aniseed. They go well with fish and fruits like peach.

    • How can I get my Anise Hyssop to grow flowers?

      Anise Hyssop will grow flowers if you don't harvest it, that's its natural cycle. Just leave it be for a few weeks.

    • I'd like to repot my Anise Hyssop, can I?

      Unfortunately, Anise Hyssop is one of those plants that only lives several months. You could repot it after two or three months if you're of the opinion that your plant takes too much space, but it won't survive very long.

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