DELIVERY INFO: We currently expect to deliver new orders for plants & veg patches within 7 days. Please see FAQs for further info.
A beautiful blue flowering herb that is loved by bees and by us.
Borages leaves, flowers and stalks are all edible. This herb has a delightfully delicate cucumber flavour and is not readily available in shops, so it’s a good one to add to your herb garden.
DELIVERY: Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery information
Number of plants: 3
Can be grown in: Pots, containers or your vegetable garden in a sheltered and sunny spot.
In the kitchen: Borage works wonderfully served shellfish. The leaves are good in salads, yoghurt or cream cheese mixtures.
Plant out: late April to early July/Aug. These plants will arrive in biodegradable pots.
When we deliver
We deliver these plants from late April through to July, although it’s a little dependent on the weather.
You can order from…
These plants are available to be ordered now and we’ll despatch them as soon as they are big enough to both handle the journey to your garden and handle life outside the poly tunnel.
Do I need to sign for them?
All our plant orders are dispatched with an overnight courier* to mainland UK and do not need to be signed for when they are delivered, but will be left somewhere safe. When placing your order, please let us know where you would like the plants left if you are not in when the courier delivers.
We will keep you posted
You will receive an email approximately a week before your order is dispatched and another on the day your plants are packed and leave us so you know to expect and prepare for their arrival.