Wholesale Nursery
(Green Industry Businesses Only)
9865 Wales Road
Erie, PA 16510
814.897.1900
Garden Center
(Open To The General Public)
10000 Wales Road
Erie, PA 16510
814.739.2820
 

Herbs ...

... we only started with evergreens!

Even though our name is Johnston’s Evergreen Nursery, we do carry a full line of landscape plants.

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(Please remember we are not a mail-order nursery.)


We do have seeds of many other vegetables located in our office. 

Call for availability.

Culinary

Basil 'Dark Purple Oval' - Large deep purple-leaved basil with classic flavor and ornamental!

 

Basil 'Genovese' - A sweet basil with large green leaves.  Prized culinary herb for pesto. 

 

Basil 'Mammoth' - A large leaved basil variety with fantastic flavor, aroma, and slower to bolt.  Ideal for wraps, but can be used like any other basil.  Recommended.


Basil 'Lemon' - A unique variety of a classic plant.  This small leaved variety grows to 15 inches tall.  Great with vegetable dishes, salads, fish, and even tea!   

 

Borage - An excellent plant to attract bees.  Leaves smell like cucumbers and are used in salads.  Star-shaped blue flowers can be put in ice cubes for cocktails.  A staple in any garden.  


Chives - The leaves and pink flowers are edible on this onion family member.  Perfect as a mild garnish for sandwiches, salads, and just about anything!  Easy to grow.   


Cilantro 'Slo-Bolt' - For salsas and bean dishes, and also used when cooking fish, this variety is slow to produce flowers, making it ideal for the home gardener and industrial use.  A staple in any garden.  


Dill 'Long Island Mammoth' - A vigorous variety that matures quickly, Long Island Mammoth grows large seed heads ideal in use for pickling.  Is a host plant for swallowtail butterflies.


Oregano 'Vulgare' - A variety with a mild aroma, and great to spice up meat and vegetable dishes.  Blooms are pink to deep purple.  Perennial.  


Parsley 'Berlin' - 75 Days - Very popular with the Pennsylvania Dutch, this variety is time and time again tried and true.  A winter-hardy German strain.

 

Toothache Plant - A perennial herb in the Aster family native native to Brazil.  The leaves and "button" flowers are used to numb aches in the mouth, in cooking, and flavor tobacco.  Will survive as a houseplant during the winter months.  

   
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