The ultimate keepsake by SETTLER HIVES.
These herb seeds are available in 3 beautiful types:
Basil Sweet Genoa (ocimum basilico)
If you are growing tomatoes you'd better plant a basil or two for an award winning bruschetta and pesto combination. Get that quintessential Italian taste with this easy to grow herb. All the benefits minus the international airfares.
Nutritional benefits: Source of antioxidants, vitamin K, zinc, calcium, magnesium, potassium and dietary fiber. Potential health benefits: - Boosts immunity due to potent antimicrobial activity by inhibiting bacterial growth - Inhibits cancer due to antioxidants from vitamins and phytochemical - Supports digestion due to anti-inflammatory action in the digestive tract - Helps balance acid within the body and restores the body's ideal pH level Kathryn Batty Holistic Nutritionist BHSc (Nut Med) Mindful & Co Cronulla
CHIVES Medium (allium schoenoprasum)*
An extremely useful cut garden herb that grows year after year with lilac or blush decorative pom pom flowers. Eat often to detoxify the body and boost skin health while increasing the flavour of your pizzas. Plural.
Nutritional Benefits: Source of Vitamins A, K and C, antioxidants such as quercetin and trace amounts of minerals such as copper, iron and manganese.
*Please note: Not for sale in Western Australia
PARSLEY Italian Improved (petroselinium crispum)
The sophisticated palatable flat leaf kind; not the hard curly leaf variety that leaves dark green shreds between your teeth. Best planted in a sunny position near your kitchen door for easy pickings.
Nutritional Benefits: Source of B vitamins, antioxidants such as Vitamin A and C, Vitamin K and the minerals iron and potassium. Potential health benefits: - Antioxidants help fight free radical damage, or oxidative stress, inflammation and boost immune system defences - Parsley's essential oil, Myristici helps fight cancer formation - Natural diuretic by stimulating kidney production of urine and helps to regulate bowel movements by drawing excess water out of the abdomen - Folic Acid (B vitamin) which helps to protect blood vessels and reduce risk of strokes Kathryn Batty Holistic Nutritionist BHSc (Nut Med) Mindful & Co Cronulla