Botanical name: Stevia rebaudiana
Sugar Plant is sweeter than sugar but without the calories. What could be better?
The leaves can be harvested as required and crushed by hand or ground in a blender to release its sweetening qualities.
Add to cakes and desserts or to your tea or coffee for guilt-free enjoyment.
Growing Sugar Plant
Peak season for harvesting is during the cooler months of autumn, when the leaves are at their sweetest.
An easy to grow plant enjoying many soil types but prefers moist, well drained soil.
Ideal for pots, kitchen or herb gardens.