Hyssop Pink – Seeds

£2.50

Hyssopus officinalis
Average pack content 200 seeds

In stock

Hyssop is a perennial with narrow green leaves with spikes of pink flowers and is great for attracting bees to the garden. Medicinally used as a tea for sore throats. It is an expectorant. Is used externally for cuts and bruises. Culinary uses are limited with small amounts of leaves used with salads, fish, meats, soups. Hyssop can create a beautiful low growing, hedge.
  • Hardy semi evergreen perennial
  • Height 55cm
  • Mediterranean plant with linear leaves and pink flower spikes in late Summer. Good for hedging in knot gardens
  • Sunny position
  • Moist to dry soil
  • Trim hedges back hard in Spring

How to grow

Sow into seed trays onto moist compost and cover with vermiculite or fine compost. Prick out into pots/containers when the two seed leaves are showing. Grow on in a sunny spot.

Harvest

Harvest when required. Cut sprigs when required not cutting too far into the wood to maintain a healthy plant.

Seed licence no. 7687

Packaging

100% of our seed packaging is biodegradable and recyclable and is manufactured here in the UK. The internal seed packets are also splash proof and made from 100% PEFC Certified Paper.