Hyssopus officinalis, is an aromatic, semi-evergreen perennial that grows in a bushy clump to 18-24” tall. It features narrow, stalkless, toothed, aromatic, shiny dark green leaves. Fragrant, two-lipped, tubular, purple-blue flowers with protruding stamens bloom in whorls on long dense terminal spikes. Plants are attractive to bees and butterflies.
|Growing Zones:||3 – 9|
|Sow:||Start indoors in pots 6-8 weeks before the last frost or sow directly outside after the danger of frost has passed.|
|Sow depth:||¼ in Barely cover seed.|
|Days to Germinate:||5 – 21 @ 70F….|
|Days to harvest:||80 – 90|
|Special Properties:||Bees, Butterflies, Pollinators, Deer resistant|