Borage is grown for its pretty blue flowers that are renowned for attracting bees to the garden.
Sow direct where they are to grow. Cover lightly with Yates Seed Raising Mix,firm down and keep moist.
Grow in sun or semi-shade. Enrich soil withorganic fertiliser (such as Yates Blood & Boneor Dynamic Lifter Organic Plant Food) before planting. Feed plantsregularly with Yates Thrive Soluble Plant food. Continuous harvest promotes new growth. Protectplants from snails and slugs with Yates Blitzem.
Borage is an ideal companion plant that attracts friendly insects to the garden. Use flowers as a garnish or to add colour to summer drinks. Avoid eating borage leaves.
Store in a cool dry place away from direct sunlight. Keep out of reach of children and pets.
NOT TO BE USED FOR ANY PURPOSE OR IN ANY MANNER CONTRARY TO THIS LABEL UNLESS AUTHORISED
|Position||Full sun or part shade|
|Plant space||30cm or in pots|
|Maturity||12 weeks to Maturity|
|Botanical name||Borago officinalis|
|Suitable for||Pots and garden beds|