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Choose Adams Nursery Herbs

We have a large selection of herbs. See our list below.

Why Homegrown Herbs From Adams Nursery

We grow every herb we sell right here in our greenhouses. Jamie and Neal are passionate about herbs and test every new variety in their own herb garden. Neal uses fresh herbs in every meal he prepares and Jamie makes jams and jellies from many of the herbs in their garden.

If you want to know anything about herbs ask them. They love to share recipes, ways to use herbs and the best way to grow them.

2017 Herb Varieties

Basil

Italian Basil

Annual - Full Sun - Culinary, Aromatic - Large Green Leaves

Staple in Italian Cuisine

Basil

Red Rubin Basil

Annual - Full Sun/Part Shade - Aromatic, Culinary - Large Purple Leaves

Decorative

Basil

Sweet Dani Lemon Basil

Annual - Full Sun - Culinary, Aromatic - Bright Citrus Flavor

Attracts Bees & Butterflies

Borage/

Borage

  • Annual
  • Full Sun
  • Culinary, Medicinal
  • Attracts Bees
  • Good in Salads & Cool Drinks
Chives

Chives - Onion

  • Perennial
  • Full Sun
  • Culinary
  • Grass-like Leaves
  • Good for Container Gardening
Cumin/

Cumin

  • Annual
  • Full Sun
  • Culinary, Fragrant
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Plant Early to Produce Seeds
Herb

Fennel - Sweet Florence

  • Annual
  • Full Sun
  • Culinary, Medicinal, Aromatic
  • Vegetable Qualities
  • Leaves, Seeds & Bulb Edible
Herb

Lavender - Lavance

  • Perennial
  • Full Sun to Part Shade
  • Culinary, Medicinal, Aromatic
  • Upright in Growth
  • Deep Purple Flowers
Lavander

Lavender - Spanish Eyes

  • Tender Perennial
  • Full Sun to Part Shade
  • Aromatic, Ornamental
  • Bright Blue Flowers
  • Heat Tolerant
Herb

Marjoram

  • Tender Perennial
  • Full Sun
  • Culinary, Aromatic
  • Used in Italian & Greek Cuisine
  • Retains Flavor When Dried
Spearmint/

Mint - Spearmint

  • Perennial
  • Full Sun to Part Shade
  • Culinary, Medicinal, Aromatic
  • Milder Than Peppermint
  • Great For Containers
Parsley

Parsley - Triple Curled

  • Annual - Biennial
  • Full Sun To Part Shade
  • Culinary, Medicinal
  • Favorite of Monarch Butterflies
  • Great for Containers
Pineapple

Sage - Pineapple

  • Perennial
  • Full Sun to Light Shade
  • Culinary, Ornamental, Aromatic
  • Beautiful Red Flowers
  • Strong Pineapple Scent & Flavor
English

Thyme - English

  • Perennial
  • Full Sun to Part Shade
  • Culinary, Medicinal, Ornamental
  • Great Ground Cover
  • Good for Potpourri
Herb

Caraway

  • Annual /Biennial
  • Full Sun - Light Shade
  • Culinary
  • Produces Flowers 2nd Yr
  • Drought Tolerant
Cilantro

Cilantro - Delfino

  • Annual
  • Full Sun - Part Shade
  • Culinary, Aromatic
  • Attracts Bees
  • Prefers Moist, Well-drained Soil
Dill

Dill - Bouquet

  • Annual
  • Full
  • Culinary, Medicinal
  • Dwarf Compact
  • A Must For Pcikling
Fennel

Fennel - Sweet Orion

  • Annual
  • Full Sun
  • Culinary
  • Best For Bulb Production
  • Slow To Bolt
Herb

Lavender - Munstead

  • Perennial
  • Full Sun to Part Shade
  • Culinary, Aromatic, Medicinal
  • Great Container Plant
  • Showy Flowers
Lemon

Lemon Balm

  • Perennial
  • Full Sun - Part Shade
  • Culinary, Aromatic, Medicinal
  • Strong Lemon Fragrance
  • Attracts Bees
Herb

Mint - Orange

  • Perennial
  • Full Sun to Shade
  • Culinary, Aromatic, Medicinal
  • Best in Containers
  • Citrus Fragrance
Oregano/

Oregano - Common

  • Perennial
  • Full Sun
  • Culinary, Medicinal
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Good Ground Cover
Rosemary/

Rosemary

  • Perennial
  • Full Sun
  • Culinary, Aromatic, Medicinal
  • Drought Tolerant Evergreen
  • Easily Grown in Containers
Stevia/

Stevia - Sweet Leaf

  • Perennial
  • Full Sun
  • Culinary
  • Use Dried or Fresh
  • Sugar Substitue
Thyme

Thyme - Summer (French)

  • Perennial
  • Full Sun to Part Shade
  • Culinary, Medicinal, Ornamental
  • Strong Flavor & Easier to Use
  • Drought Tolerant
Chives

Chives - Garlic

  • Perennial
  • Full Sun
  • Culinary
  • Adds Mild Garlic Flavor
  • White Flowers Are Edible
Cilantro

Cilantro - Santo (Coriander)

  • Annual
  • Full Sun to Part Shade
  • Culinary, Aromatic
  • Produces Large Seed
  • Used in Asian & Mexican Cuisine
Dill

Dill - Fernleaf

  • Annual
  • Full sun
  • Culinary, Aromatic
  • Fernlike Blue-Green Foliage
  • Excellent for Containers
Lavender

Lavender -Elegance

  • Perennial
  • Full Sun to Part Shade
  • Culinary, Aromatic
  • Winter Hardy
  • Well-Branched, Upright
Lavender

Lavender - Provence

  • Perennial
  • Full Sun to Part Shade
  • Culinary, Aromatic
  • Very Fragrant
  • Attracts Bees
Herb

Lemon Grass

  • Annual
  • Full Sun
  • Culinary, Ornamental
  • Natural Mosquito Repellant
  • Good For Containers
Peppermint/

Mint - Peppermint

  • Perennial
  • Full Sun to Part Shade
  • Culinary, Aromatic, Medicinal
  • Very Fragrant
  • Prolific Spreader
Parsley

Parsely - Italian Flat Leaf

  • Annual - Biennial
  • Full Sun To Part Shade
  • Culinary, Medicinal
  • Rich in Flavor
  • Great Dried or Fresh
Sage/

Sage

  • Perennial
  • Full Sun to Light Shade
  • Culinary, Medicinal, Aromatic
  • Beautiful Blue Flowers
  • Dries Well for Wreaths
French

Tarragon - French

  • Perennial
  • Full to Part Shade
  • Culinary, Medicinal
  • Grows Well in Poor Soils
  • Easily Grown in Containers
Thyme

Thyme - Lemon

  • Perennial
  • Full Sun to Part Shade
  • Culinary, Medicinal, Ornamental
  • Strong Lemon Flavor
  • Yellow Variegated Leaves

We don't always remember to take pictures of our herbs. Lucky for our partners at Ball Horticultural Company loaned us some of theirs. The following herb pictures are property of Ballseed.com

Red Rubin Basil * Sweet Dani Lemon Basil * Borage * Garlic Chives * Onion Chives * Cumin *Bouquet Dill * Fernleaf Dill * Provence Lavender * Spanish Eyes Lavender * Lemon Balm * Peppermint * Spearmint  *Rosemary *Summer Thyme * Lemon Thyme

All other photos were taken at Adams Nursery or Jamie and Neal's Home.