Herb Plants - Blue Borage
Where to buy Blue Borage (Starflower) near me. Buy the best online from the Asparagus Farm. Starflower, is an annual herb but remains in the garden from year to year by self-seeding. The flowering season is relatively long, from June to September. Borage is cultivated for culinary and medicinal uses. Borage is used as either a fresh vegetable or a dried herb. As a fresh vegetable, Borage 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.
Why plant Borage? The benefits of gardening Borage are many. Borage is used in companion planting. It is said to protect or nurse legumes, spinach and even Strawberries. It is also said to be a good companion plant to tomatoes because it confuses the mother moths and hornworms to looking for a place to lay their eggs. Plant several Borage herb plant for sale - easy to plant fast to grow with just basic soil.