Borage

Plant Specifications Borago officinalis. Annual. Cool (morning) or Partial Sun. Height: up to 2’ tall Width: 18” Hollow, bristly sprawling stems and bristly oval leaves up to 6 inches long. Star-shaped, one inch flowers, which bloom pink then mature to blue. In the Garden Prefers humus-rich, sandy and moist, well-drained soil in cool, yet sunny…

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Jacob Cline Bee Balm

Plant Specifications Monarda, ‘Jacob Cline.” Perennial. Partial Sun. Height 3′ – 4′ Width can spread to 3’. Leaves are smooth to hairy. Blooms in late Spring, with large, striking red clusters. Very dramatic in the garden. In the Garden This plant is in the mint family and requires moist soil and frequent watering. The height…

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Bee Balm

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Bay Tree

Plant Specifications Laurus nobilus. Full to Partial Sun. Woody Evergreen shrub or tree. Height: up to 50 feet tall. Woody stems of dark green leathery oval leaves bloom in the spring with small, creamy yellow flowers. Dark purple berries erupt after the flowers are gone. In the Garden Bay Trees love humus-rich, well drained soil…

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Sweet Basil

Plant Specifications Coming Soon In the Garden Sweet Basil loves the hot summer weather and well drained soil. It will not do as well when the temperatures drop below 40 degrees. It is a very tender plant so high winds or cold nights will damage the leaves. It grows very quickly so it is best…

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Purple Ruffle Basil

Plant Specifications Ocimum basilicum ‘Purple Ruffle’. Partial Sun. Tender Annual . Height: 1 ½’ This a beautiful form of basil that has ruffled jagged leaves. The scent and flavor are slightly different from sweet basil with more licorice and cinnamon flavor. In the Garden Purple Ruffles basil will often vary in color, leaf shape, and…

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Pistou Basil

Plant Specifications Ocimum basilicum ‘Pistou’. Partial Sun. Tender Annual. Height 8” A dwarf basil that has rich green leaves half the size of other basils and a delectable mild flavor. Perfect for small pots or containers, it grows as a round, compact shrub. In the Garden Pistou basil has very small leaves and grows in…

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Opal Bush Basil

Plant Specifications Ocimum Minmum Purple Bush. Annual Full Sun. Height 8″ – 12″. Tiny delicate purple leaves with a sweet, spicy scent. Elongated lavender blooms in Summer In the Garden A low-growing miniature that needs plenty of light. Does best in well-drained, sandy soil. Do not over water as roots can rot. Trim flowers as…

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New Guinea Basil

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Thai Basil

Plant Specifications Ocimum x citriodorum ‘Siam Queen. ‘ Tender Annual. Full Sun. Height: 18 – 24” A distinctly flavored Basil that has a strong anise-like flavor. The leaves are more long and narrow while the Mediterranean version is more rounded. In the Garden Thai basil is very sturdy and one of the easier to grow…

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