- Culinary Herbs & Spices
- 30 Borage seeds, Borage officinalis, USDA Organic, Ore
30 Borage seeds, Borage officinalis, USDA Organic, Ore
Fast growing annual. 50-60 days. Starflower. Traditionally borage was cultivated for culinary and medicinal uses, although today commercial cultivation is mainly as an oil seed, which is rich in GLA. Flowers are most often blue, although pink flowers are sometimes observed.
Borage is used as either a fresh vegetable or a dried herb. As a fresh vegetable, borage, with a cucumber-like taste, is often used in salads or as a garnish. The flower has a sweet honey-like taste and is often used to decorate desserts and cocktails.
USDA Certified Organic. USA. 150-200 seeds per pack. From Strictly Medicinal Seeds. A nectar magnet for honey bees.