Borage is a traditional medicinal herb, used for various ailments from the ancient Roman time to our present day.
It is moderately easy to grow as a microgreen and have a strong cucumber taste. When grown to the adult form, its leaves can be used as baby salad greens, while its beautiful flowers are edible too!
Scientific Name: Borago officinalis
- Seed count: 50 seeds / gram approximate
Pre-soaking: Not required
- Growth Medium: Organic soil or cocopeat
- Germination: 2-3 days
- Blackout Period: 2-5 days
- Harvest in: 10 - 20 days
- Seed Origin: USA