Lincolnshire Herbs has scooped two of 17 awards at the 2012 Grower of the Year awards.

The company - part of Swedeponic, the world’s biggest producer of potted herbs - took home grower of the year, edibles, as well as salads grower of the year.

The British Herb Trade Association’s hunt for the nation’s herb heroes won consumer marketing campaign of the Year.

The awards were handed out by art critic Andrew Graham-Dixon at London’s Lancaster hotel last week.