Borago officinalis, Borage
A large annual herb with dark green, hairy leaves that have a cucumber-like taste.
Grows numerous blue, star-shaped flowers that are loved by bees.
Young leaves are used in salads and soups and the edible flowers are used to decorate summer drinks, desserts and salads.
Native to North Africa.
Height: 75 cm.
Seeds per pkt. (approx.): 80 seeds.