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Growing Tips

How to revive and re-grow a basil plant

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How to revive and re-grow a basil plant

Check out this video to see how I turn a yellow, dried out, unappetising basil plant into a lush, tender plant in just a few weeks!  Here's a link to the organic fertiliser that I use. Also be sure to check out our basil growing guide for everyday plant care.  

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Basil range and how to use it - summer 2021-2

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Basil range and how to use it - summer 2021-2

Yay for basil season! This year we've added some new varieties to the basil range. Here's the full selection (subject to availability), and some ideas on how to use each variety. Also be sure to check out our tips on how to grow basil. Genovese basil (normal basil) This is the standard basil we all know and love! Fantastic for pesto, adding to salads, pizza, pasta, soups, and stews. Pesto is a favourite, but the traditional recipe uses pine nuts, which are expensive. I use raw cashews instead. And for a vegan pesto, use nutritional yeast instead of parmesan. Pesto...

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Microgreens recipes & inspiration

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Microgreens recipes & inspiration

Microgreens are a super easy way to add extra nutrition to your meals - plus they make your food look pretty! Here are some yummy ways to use microgreens - and they're easy to do.  Sandwiches Komatsuna microgreens on rye bread with smoked salmon, cream cheese, and black pepper: Red radish rambo microgreens with avocado on gluten-free toast: Pizza Rocket (arugula) microgreens would be the obvious choice for pizza. But my customer, Miriam, says pizza is even better with komatsuna microgreens: Salads This is my absolute favourite salad. It features sunflower microgreens, which I only grow in the summer months (they don't...

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How to grow coriander

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How to grow coriander

Coriander can be a tricky herb to grow. Here are the best tips to grow our coriander pots reliably, all year round.

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How to grow basil

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How to grow basil

Growing basil is easy. Here's where to position your plant, plus watering & feeding tips, as well as pest and harvesting advice.

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Microgreens nutrition

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Microgreens nutrition

Did you know that microgreens are more nutrient-dense than their fully mature vegetable counterparts? We take a look at microgreens nutrition levels.

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How to care for your living microgreens

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How to care for your living microgreens

Looking after your living microgreens from Leaf Produce is easy! Here's how to care for your living microgreens, including a troubleshooting guide.

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