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Purple-tipped cyan-blue beautiful spring flowers of garden herb & hardy annual borage Borago officinalis | Heartwood Seeds UK
Glass jar of natural cosmetic oil of garden annual borage Borago officinalis has been used as a herb since the Roman Empire
Long spring to summer flowering of annual herb borage Borago officinalis form a sea of light blue in garden wildflower meadow
Copious amounts of 2cm starry bright purple-blue flowers are produced on branched cymes of borage
The purple-blue flowers of Borago officinalis borage attract honey bees and butterflies
Deep blue flowers of borage compliment bright orange marigolds within a walled garden at the National Wales Botanic
Borago officinalis Borage seeds
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Borago officinalis (Borage) | 50 - 500 Seeds | £3.99 - £17.99

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Borago officinalis - (Borage)


A beautiful flowering herb and hardy annual, readily self-seeding for future generations


Attracts bees and butterflies


The plant has been used as a herb and aesthetic flower since the Romans!


Produces copious amounts of starry bright purple-blue flowers on branched cymes, 2cm across


The flowers open with pink/purple petals, turning purple-blue eventually


Extremely long period of flowering, from mid spring to mid-summer!


Grows around 2 ft tall (24 inches)


Hardy to -15°C (5°F)


Plant in full sun or partial shade, within well-drained soil that is left to dry slightly between waterings


Please note: full germination instructions are printed on each pack


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Genus: Borago


Species: officinalis


English name: Borage


Plant type: Hardy annual


Height: 60 cm (2 feet)


Spread: 60 cm (2 feet)


Season of Interest: Purple-blue flowers from spring to summer


Hardiness: Hardy to -15°C (5°F)


Sun Exposure: Full sun to partial shade


Soil: Well-drained soil - allow soil to dry slightly between waterings


Propagation methods: From seed, and softwood or semi-hardwood cuttings




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