Jaanine Glascock
HERBS "I-J-K-L"
2019 Quail Hollow Farm
5285 Highland Ridge Rd.
Berkeley Springs, WV 25411
NIGHT BLOOMING
JASMIN
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TENDER PERENNIAL SHRUB
SUN
Height: 6 ft. to 10 ft.
Width: 4 ft. to 6 ft.
(Night Jessamine) As the flowers open in
the evening, a lovely, bold fragrance is
emitted. Likes constantly moist soil and
full sun. Can tolerate some shade. Spring
fertilization is recommended, as well as
monthly feeds during the growing season.
To maintain it's compact growth, pinch
foliage and cut back hard after flowering
WOOLLY LAMBS EARS
Stachys byzantina
HARDY PERENNIAL- ZONES 4-9
SUN – PART SHADE
Height: 1 ft. Width: 3 ft
GROUND COVER
Delightful soft, downy foliage resembles lamb's
ears in feel and appearance. Silvery appearance is
ideal for contrasting and grey gardens. Formerly
used to bandage wounds.
LAVENDER
Lavandula
HARDY PERENNIAL-ZONES 5-8
FULL SUN
Fragrant flowers used in dried sachets, scented soaps, perfumes and potpourris. In the garden, lavenders
make sweet-smelling border plants along pathways. The most popular are the English varieties, the “true”
lavender, cherished for its especially sweet odor
LAVANCE PURPLE
LAVENDER
Lavandula angustifolia
HARDY PERENNIAL-ZONES 5-8
FULL SUN
SHORT, 12 inches
Deep purple, long lasting flowers. The dense
foliage is greenish-grey and very aromatic.
Bushy, upright, compact habit allows Lavance
Purple to be a great selection for a smaller
garden. An excellent choice for edging and
performs well in containers too.
MUNSTED LAVENDER
Lavandula angustifolia ‘Munsted’
HARDY PERENNIAL- Zones 4-9
FULL SUN
Height: 1 to 1 1/2 feet.
Spread: 1 to 1 1/2 feet.
Flowers lavender-blue, bluer and
earlier than most. Compact narrow
green foliage
LEMON BALM
Melissa
HARDY PERENNIAL-ZONES 5-9
SUN - PART SHADE
Height: 1 to 3 feet. Width: 2 feet wide.
A favorite "anytime" tea as it both stimulates the heart
and calms the nerves. Fresh chopped leaves are also
interesting in salads, soups and stews.
Studies have proven that lemon balm, or Melissa, is
effective against herpes. New research has shown that
lemon balm can enhance cognitive function in healthy
individuals and in Alzheimers patients.
LEMONGRASS
Cymbopogon citrates
TENDER PERENNIAL-ZONE 11+
SUN – PART SHADE
Height 20' Width 15'
The tangy enlarged leaf bases are essential in
Thai and Vietnamese dishes. Leaves are used
to flavor fish, soups, curries and sauces. They
also make a wonderful pleasant tea, consumed
hot or cold.
LEMON VERBENA
Aloysia triphylla
TENDER PERENNIAL-ZONES 8-10
SUN
Height: Under 6 inches to 8 feet.
Width: To 6 feet wide
.
This plant is a “must”! Its sweet, strongly lemon-
flavored leaves blend well with most other tea
herbs. Leaves enhance all drinks, salads, jellies,
sauces, soups, fish or meat dishes and desserts
which call for lemon as an ingredient or a garnish
BLACKBERRY LILY
Belamcanda domestica
PERENNIAL- ZONES 5-10
SUN
Height. 36-48″. Width. 12-24″.
A hardy, herbaceous summer-flowering
perennial with red-spotted orange flowers on
stalks, followed by unusual seed heads that
resemble blackberries, but the seeds are not
edible.
(She-gan) Chinese medicinal. Used for throat
conditions, cough, wheezing, bronchitis and
mumps
LICORICE
Glycyrrhiza glabra
PERENNIAL- ZONES 7-10
(Needs protection in winter)
SOME SHADE
Licorice roots have powerful
anti-inflammatory and tonic properties. The
Chinese species is the most used herb in
Chinese herbal medicine. Fifty times sweeter
than sugar, the roots are best known for its
use in the making of delicious candy
LOVAGE
Levisticum officinale
HARDY PERENNIAL-ZONES 5-8
SUN – SOME SHADE
HEIGHT TO 5 FT.
Leaves and stalk possess excellent
flavoring qualities for soups, stews and
casseroles. Flavor is reminiscent of
celery. Can replace meat and bone stock
in soups. Also gives the character to
vegetable, meat and fish dishes.
Vigorous tall growing herb.
LUFFA
These "sponges" are actually a type of
squash and grow in the garden! They are
wonderful for bathing and household
cleaning
LIRIOPE (LILY TURF)
Liriope spicata
HARDY PERENNIAL ZONES 5-10
SUN/SHADE
Evergreen perennials that spread to form
deep carpets of grasslike leaves. Happy in
practically any light conditions, including
dense shade, and will tolerate prolonged dry
spells without a whimper. If the foliage looks
tattered by winter's end, it can be mowed to
the ground before new growth starts. Plants
have been grown indoors in pots in order to
help remove toxins from the atmosphere. It
is especially good at removing ammonia.
LIST OF HERBS:  A  B  C  D-E-F  I-J-K-L  M-N  O-P  Q-R-S  T--Z