Borago officinalis

Piercing blue and purple flowers are edible in salads and make a delicious, soothing tea. Easy-to-grow by direct seed after danger of frost has passed. Full sun. Self-seeding annual.

SizePrice QtyPurchase
1 grams - Packet $ 2.50
1/4 oz $ 8.45
1/2 oz $ 12.70
Average Seed / oz Seed / 100' Row Average Yield / 100' Row Days to Harvest
1400 n/a n/a 50-60
Planting Season Ideal Soil Temp Sun Frost Tolerance
After Last Frost 65-85°F Full Sun Frost Sensitive
Sowing Method Seed Depth Direct Seed Spacing Seeds Per Packet
Transplant or Direct Seed 1/4" 10-12" 50
Mature Spacing Days to Sprout Production Cycle Seed Viability
18-24" 7-14 Annual 3-5 years