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BLUE BORAGE

BLUE BORAGE

Borago officinalis
Member $3.95
Easy to grow from seed and one of the most popular plants for bee keepers. The slate grey leaves are topped by panicles of electric blue flowers that last for months and are the best for attracting pollinators to your garden. Both the flowers and leaves can be added to summer drinks making it a vital addition to the kitchen garden.
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SEEDS: S3051

Growing Information

Sow direct in Autumn-Spring
Height To 80cm
Position in FULL SUN
45 Seeds Per Packet
HARDY ANNUAL
Space at 40cm
Seasonal watering as necessary
90% Germination Rate

Growing Tips

Read the seed packet to find out how far apart to sow your seeds.

BLUE BORAGE

Borago officinalis
Member $3.95
Easy to grow from seed and one of the most popular plants for bee keepers. The slate grey leaves are topped by panicles of electric blue flowers that last for months and are the best for attracting pollinators to your garden. Both the flowers and leaves can be added to summer drinks making it a vital addition to the kitchen garden.
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SEEDS: S3051
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BULBS: BTUME
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PLANTS: PVEB3
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2yr membership +FREE vegie seeds
Membership: MNE2VS
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Member $79.00
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