Chook Medicinal Pack

This seed pack comprises of Rue, Tansy, Nettle, Fennel, Hyssop

Rue - Ruta graveolens - Woody perennial.  Can grow in poor soil and tolerate our hot summers.  Insect repellents for chooks.  Sow Spring/Summer. 

Tansy - Tanacetum vulgare - Perennial.  Flowering heraceous herb.  Cultivated and used as an insect repellent.  Sow All Year.

Nettle - Stinging - Urtica dioica - Wild perennial herb.  High in potassium and iron.  Use leaves as you would spinach and as a tea.  Cooking slightly, kills sting.  Sow Spring/Autumn.

Fennel Sweet Foeniculum vulgare - Hardy perennial.  Highly aromatic with an anise flavour.  Leaves have a delicate flavour.  Sow All Year.

Hyssop - Hyssopus officinalis - Easy to grow member of the mint family.  Attracts bees.  Sow All Year.