Organic Borage - Borago officinalis
This beautiful herb, also known as starflower is commonly found in European cuisine and has cucumber flavored leaves and stunning delicate flowers.
Use young leaves salads, sautéed or make into a refreshing drink.
With edible flowers, it is easy to use as in tea, as a garnish in salads, desserts or pop into an ice tray and add beauty to any drink!
Borage boasts many medicinal properties. This beautiful annual grows to 2' - 3 ' tall and easily self seeds.
- Sun: Full
- Seed Count: 30
- Plant Size: 24" - 36"
- Edible *
- Medicinal *
- Attracts : Honey bees, beneficial insects
- Deer Resistant
Add compost to soil and mulch at base. Plant in succession every 3-4 weeks for continuous beauty. Once established, borage is drought tolerant. Frost sensitive. Deer resistant. Not recommended to transplant, has long taproot.
* The Living Seed Company does not make any claims of the medical or health benefits of borage.
* If you have a liver condition, please seek medical advice before consuming borage.