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Ocado British Growing Thyme Pot

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3.9 out of 5 (16)

10 out of 16 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

life 3 days guaranteed (avg. 3)*

Suitable for vegetarians

£1.25
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Product Description

Thyme is a very fragrant, small-leafed & woody-stemmed herb. It is frequently used in Mediterranean, Italian and Provençal French recipes. It is ideal with lamb, poultry and tomatoes, and is perfect used in soups, stews, stocks and sauces.

Serving Suggestion
Lemon and Thyme Marinade - Mix together olive oil, the zest of a lemon, 2 chopped garlic cloves, a handful of chopped fresh parsley and a handful of thyme leaves. Pour over chicken breast, cover and leave to infuse for at least 6 hours in the refrigerator.

Growing herbs are 'cut as you need', harvest just above leaf growth to encourage the plant to re-grow.

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

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.

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

3.9 out of 5

16 customers reviewed this product Average rating 3.9

10 out of 16 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

Rating: 2 star out of 5

Died within 2 weeks

Unfortunately this herb did not last like the other growing herbs which I've had a lot of success with.

Rating: 5 star out of 5

Great value, excellent quality

Cheaper than the garden centres these herb plants are top quality and generous in size. They arrive well packaged.

Rating: 4 star out of 5

Nice to have fresh herbs on hand.

Had it a week and it looks as good as when I bought it, very healthy, tons of leaves.

Rating: 2 star out of 5

1 of 2 found this review helpful.

fresh is nice but dried herbs are easier

this product came in good shape and in a box , however its dead now only lived 3 days , i will stick to dry version

Rating: 5 star out of 5

2 of 2 found this review helpful.

really good idea

Trimmed the soft growth to eat, nice to have the young leaves and stems so melt in the mouth! also ideal to cut back a quickly grown plant to cope with planting, which I did immediately and although it still looked leggy and upset out of its supports in the june warmth, it recovered well keeping it hydrated. Stems have toughened up already and it is growing. Nice to have a handy plant again, all round great value.

Recipes

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Honey Roasted Turkey Breast with Chocolate Onion Gravy video

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2 hrs 40 mins

Barbecued Steak with Peach Relish

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This recipe is a great one for the barbecue. Spicy marinated beef steaks with a cooling zesty peach relish are a real taste of Summer.

30 mins

Beef stuffed Peppers

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55 mins

Sausage, Pork, Fig and Thyme Stuffing Roll

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You can make up to two days in advance and keep in the fridge.

2 hrs 15 mins

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