Borage Seed - Slightly Bitter Cucumber or Melon Flavor, Edible Flowers
Borage is an amazing plant to grow as a microgreens! Typically grown to maturity for it's pretty edible star shaped flowers, it also makes for a tasty microgreen. Its flavor profile is most similar to cucumber, with a slight tartness, and it's very popular with chefs and foodies! Loaded with vitamin C, A and iron, it's also a high nutrition plant, and is used for treating inflammation and depression. Grow as a micro, or in your garden to full size for it's flowers.
Borage adds unique flavor and texture to your dishes. Use it in green salads for some crunch, or in fruit salads for an interesting color and complimenting taste.
1 Ounce of Seed When Used as a Micro:
10" x 10" trays seeded (crops) = 1 crop
Best medium to grow in = Best in coco coir or soil
One crop in a 10" x 10" tray will yield = About 6 ounces of micros
Days from seed to harvest = 12-16
Need to soak the seed before planting = yes, overnight
About our Seed
All of our seed are always untreated, so no chemicals or preservatives - and always NON-GMO. They're also stored in a sterile, temperature controlled environment. Perfect for growing microgreens, sprouting, or in your garden.