The leaves are used as a flavouring with beans etc, and are said to be a substitute for summer savoury, Satureia hortensis
, though we prefer that species[K].
There are no material uses listed for Acinos rotundifolius.
Seed - sow early spring in a cold frame. If you have sufficient seed then you could try sowing in situ in April or May. Germination should take place within a month. When large enough to handle, prick the seedlings out into individual pots and plant them out in the summer.
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Succeeds in almost any well-drained soil, doing well in a hot dry soil
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Polycultures & Guilds
There are no polycultures listed which include Acinos rotundifolius.
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? 1.01.11.21.3 Huxley. A. The New RHS Dictionary of Gardening. 1992. MacMillan Press ISBN 0-333-47494-5 (1992-00-00)
? 2.02.1 Usher. G. A Dictionary of Plants Used by Man. Constable ISBN 0094579202 (1974-00-00)
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