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Summer Savory Seeds (Satureja hortensis)

$2.95
Item #:
631150
Availability:
Usually ships in 2-3 business days.
Item #:
631150
Availability:
Usually ships in 2-3 business days.

Description

This annual Mediterranean herb has been cultivated for its culinary and medicinal uses since 1562.  In 1820 Jefferson requested a supply of various pot-herbs from his neighbor George Divers, including Summer Savory, for his Monticello vegetable garden. Jefferson-documented: This plant was documented by Thomas Jefferson in his Garden Book, Notes on the State of Virginia, or other writings.

Sow seeds indoors 4-6 weeks before last frost at 70 degrees F, transplant to 3" pots once they have several true leaves, then transplant to well-drained soil after temperatures remain above 65 degrees F.  Approximately 250 seeds per packet.

 

 Exposure  Planting Method  Planting Depth  Plant Spacing  Size Maturity  Zone 
Full Sun Transplant Surface Sow 6-8" apart 12-18"H Hardy Annual

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