Hyssopus officinalis is a lovely herb with a delicious aroma. Its slightly bitter leaves are finely chopped and added to salads, meats, and soups. The essential oil is used in perfumes. Also a popular herb used in teas. And to top it off, the flowers on this herb are extremely showy and long-lasting! Hyssop is an easy-care, first-year flowering perennial that brings bees, beneficial insects and butterflies to the garden. This ancient herb has been used by many cultures for its medicinal and culinary value as well as its beauty. Ideal in rock and herb gardens and is a nice cut flower. Deer-resistant and drought tolerant.
Seeds come in paper packet with planting information included.
1/2 g. seed packet
Scientific Name: Hyssopus officinalis
Life Cycle: Perennial
Bloom Color: Deep Purple
Light Requirements: Full Sun
Growing Instructions: Start indoors 6-8 weeks before average last frost.
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