(Hyssopus officinalis) Lovely scented perennial Mediterranean herb in the mint family. 16-24” tall and around with long stems of deep blue-violet flowers. Forms neat mounds and is easily shaped for borders. Dried aerial parts medicinally used in cough syrups and teas for bronchitis and sore throats as well as for colds and flu. Leaves may be added to salads and soups. Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds and makes a lovely addition to the perennial herb garden. A most welcome sight in late spring through summer. Cut at first blooms, hang to dry and enjoy all winter!
Packet: 100 seeds