Herb native to Syria. Leaves taste like cucumbers. Used in salads, drinks, etc. Flowers used as a garnish. Flourishes in less than great soil and reseeds readily. Borage has historically been used medicinally too.
Borage – Borago officinalis
Soil & Water: Keep moderately moist.
Planting & Growing: Sow indoors 1-2 weeks before last frost, or after frost as passed. Sprinkle seeds, barely covering with soil. Keep moist.
Soil Temperature: 70-90F
Planting Depth: 1/8″
Germination: 7-14 Days
Height At Maturity: 18″
Days To Maturity: 50-80 Days
Sun/Shade: Full Sun
Spacing After Thinning: 18-24″
Approx Seeds per Pack: 50 Seeds
Product image via: Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds