Self heal
Germination Days : 7-21
Planting Depth : 1/4
Seed Code : N
Seeds Per Packet : 50
Spacing : 8
When To Plant : Early spring
80 PKTs Available
Self-Heal HSE-8390

PKT

50
Seeds

Has a long tradition as a wound-healing herb all over the world.

Has been used to stop bleeding, close wounds, as a throat gargle for coughs and colds, and for the relief of hemorrhoids.

Recently gaining popularity as a cure for cold sores and herpes.

Tough plants make a great low everygreen groundcover with copper-purple flowers.

BOTANICAL NAME: Prunella vulgaris

GROWING INSTRUCTIONS:

Seeds germinate best if they have a period of moist cold, so plant in fall or early spring. If planting in summer, place in moist soil and refrigerator for 30 days. Transplant seedlings outside in early spring, or plant directly into the garden in partial shade in any well-drained garden soil. Good groundcover; low, evergreen in most climates, and spreading by rooting stems. Harvest flower spikes for medicine when starting to bloom, or use fresh leaves.

GROW BIOINTENSIVE® CULTURAL INFORMATION: Perennial/Zones 4-9/Height 8-16"/Spacing 8"

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION :Bee Friendly

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excellent border plant
on 08/12/14 by Walkin Customer

I love this herb. I let if grow on the borders/edges of my beds. Beautiful purple flowers which the bees adore.