Hyssop Seeds - Hyssopus officinalis
Hyssop - Hyssopus officinalis
Type: Hardy Perennial Herb
Approximate height: 80 cm
Flowering time: Summer
Site and soil type: Prefers a sunny position in well drained soil.
When to sow: Spring
Hyssop is a semi-evergreen shrubby herb with aromatic leaves and blue flowers.
A good plant for hedging and loved by pollinators.
It has strongly flavoured leaves which can be used sparingly in stews and blue flowers which can be sprinkled on salads.
Warning - Do not use hyssop during pregnancy
Sow in spring in either seed trays or small pots. Sprinkle just enough compost over the seeds to cover them and keep moist at abut 20°C. Prick out into larger pots and transplant into the garden when large enough.
Contents: Approximately 500 seeds / 0.6 g
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