Herb Sorrel Lemon De Belleville


  • Product: Sorrel
  • Categories: Herbs
  • Item: Lemon
  • WooCategory1: Herbs
  • WooCategory2: Sorrel
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Herb Sorrel Lemon De Belleville

Herb Sorrel Lemon is a fast growing and vigorous perennial herb (also known as Sorrel De Belleville). The leaves have a distinctive lemon flavour and can be harvested at the baby leaf stage or they can be good when the leaves are larger.

Keep well-trimmed to encourage tender young leaves and remove any flowers as it will readily self-seed.


Sow Indoors: March-July

Days To Germination: 7-14 days

Optimum Soil Temperature: 15-18 °C

Planting Depth: 5mm

Plant Height: 45-61cm

Plant Spacing: 45cm

Light: Full Sun


Cultivation Advice Herb Sorrel Lemon De Belleville

  • Sow seeds March to July, under cover if prior to the last frost.
  • Sow seeds thinly, 12mm (½in) deep in drills 30cm (12in) apart.
  • Thin seedlings if necessary, when large enough to handle, to 12cm (8in) apart.
  • Keep ground weed free and young plants moist.
  • Young leaves can be harvested 8 weeks from sowing.
  • Harvest regularly from early summer to frosts and keep well trimmed to encourage young tender growth.
  • Hardy Perennial.