Borage (Borago officinalis 'Alba')

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Plant Height: 18-36 inches
Plant Spread: 12-24 inches
Flower Color: White
Dynamic Accumulator: K (Potassium)
Si (Silicon)
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Provide darkness
Needs specific temperature: 70F if starting indoors
Days to germinate: 7-14 days
Start indoors
Other info: Will readily self-seed
Pollinators: Bees
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

Overwintered plant

The Top 25 Annuals, Selected by ATP MembersThe Top 25 Annuals, Selected by ATP Members
By dave on January 18, 2014

Ever wonder what the most popular annuals appear to be? We have run a report of the most photographed and discussed annuals in our database!

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