Common Name: Salad Burnet
Latin Name: Sanguisorba minor
Ultimate Height: 1 meter
Flower Colour: Red
Soil: Clay, Loam, Sand, Chalk, Alkaline, Neutral PH
History, uses and notes:
Salad Burnet is, as it's name suggests, a big favourite for those that like cooking with local, indigenous herbs.
As well as providing food for humansSalad Burnet hosts the Grizzled Skipper as a breeding butterfly, which will lay its eggs on the plant.
It is also on the RHS list as 'Perfect for Pollinators' and will help us all #bringbackthebees