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Product Code: V 83
Characteristics: Annual herb 60-100 cm
Seed per packet: Approx. 30
Seed per gram: Approx. 50
The bright blue star shaped flowers in bloom makes Borage one of the prettiest herb plants. The flavour of the leaves resembles that of cucumber.
The plant will grow to a height of about 18 inches, and spread about 45 cm (18”) this hardy annual has a Native of northern Europe, and grows well in the temperate regions.
Borage is an excellent companion plant for tomatoes, squash and strawberries.
Adaptable to most garden soils Borage is not a fussy plant but the richer the soil the bushier the plant. Prefers a sunny protected position.
Tropical: Spring, Summer & Autumn
Temperate: Spring to Summer.
Cool climate: Spring
Sow: 5mm deep
For best results sow direct in growing position.
Plant space: 30cm
Row Space: 20cm
Germination: 5-10 days
Maturity: 10-12 weeks
We now stock a range of Propagation Accessories including the popular Aquamiser Propagation Kits, Pots, Native and Forestry Tubes, Trays, Labels and more.
We can only ship these items to Australian locations, international customers please request shipping quotation prior to purchasing.