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Ocado British Growing Mint Pot

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4 out of 5 (39)

29 out of 39 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

life 3 days guaranteed (avg. 4)*

Suitable for vegetarians

£1.25

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Product Description

The fresh scent of mint is unmistakable and evokes thoughts of spring with new potatoes, peas and lamb and of course mint sauce, but try a refreshing mint tea or adding a few leaves to orange juice for a tasty alternative.

Serving Suggestion
Pour freshly squeezed orange juice over fresh mint leaves and ice or infuse fresh mint leaves with hot water for a refreshing tea.

Growing herbs are 'cut as you need', harvest just above leaf growth to encourage the plant to re-grow. Mint can be planted outside once acclimatised. To stop it spreading plant it in the pot.

Watering the herbs from the bottom is the key to keeping them healthy and to prolonging their life. Your herbs have always been watered from below so by keeping to this regime you will extend the life of the plant. Remove the herb pots from their sleeves and place the pots on a saucer. By placing water at the bottom of the tray you can always see how much water your plants have taken up.  As most herbs originate from hot countries they like to be kept on the dry side. The more heat and light they are exposed to, the more frequently they will need watering. Generally water little and often and never keep your plant in standing water.

Product Information

Categories


Brand

Ocado

Storage

Do not refrigerate, wash before use.

Prepare & Use


1. Pick leaves as required.
2. Wash before use.
3. Tear or chop.
4. Add at the end of cooking for maximum flavour.

Country of Origin

We're committed to buying British. Our growing herbs are British grown all year round

Manufacturer

Produced and packed for:

Ocado Ltd.,
Hatfield,
Herts,
AL10 9NE,
UK.

www.ocado.com

Package Type

Cardboard Box

Other Information

Proactive about packaging. We remove it when we can.

Ocado Growing Herbs come in a specially designed outer carton to prevent damage during transit.

Ocado are working with Love Food Hate Waste to reduce our impact on the environment. Visit www.lovefoodhatewaste.com to find out how you can get more out of the food you buy

Reviews

Customer Reviews

4 out of 5

39 customers reviewed this product Average rating 4

29 out of 39 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

Rating: 5 star out of 5

Still growing happily

Just like my basil, my mint is growing happily and smelling lovely on my windowsill 2 months on, just repotted it!

Rating: 1 star out of 5

2 dead plants in a row

Serious quality issues recently, will avoid from now on.

Rating: 1 star out of 5

terrible

had to throw away as plant was nearly dead when delivered!

Rating: 5 star out of 5

Been excellent every time

I'm really glad to be able to buy British grown herbs. I'm surprised at some of the reviews as I've ordered it a few times now and each time it's been really excellent quality and condition. This is a really nice soft mint. I just got the watering tray for free on offer and now really enjoy always having fresh herbs and not having the usual bags that go off before you've used them.

Rating: 5 star out of 5

ever lasting

Bought this ages ago, have had it in the kitchen and used it so much it just keeps on growing. It looks like it needs to go outdoors now, it needs to grow more....certainly had my money's worth.

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26 mins

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