Herb, Borage

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Borago officinalis
Packet 100 seeds

  • Self-seeding, annual plants
  • Plants grow to 2-3 feet tall
  • Edible flowers are blue and star-shaped
  • Great for attracting pollinators

Beautiful blue star-shaped flowers hang in clusters. The leaves are covered with stiff white hairs that give the plant a wooly appearance. Bees love the abundant bright flowers, which are great for floating in cool drinks at summer parties. Plants grow 2-3' tall and self-sow readily. Annual.

Instructions - Sow seeds outdoors after the danger of frost has passed. Can also be started indoors 3-4 weeks before last frost. Borage prefers ordinary well-drained soil.