Savory Winter Herb Seeds (Satureja Montana) 200+Seeds
Winter Savory (Satureja Montana) - Here is yet another Savory seed to grow! Winter Savory is a must-have herb for the herb garden. It is a woody perennial with dark green, shiny, pinnate leaves and it has a stiff texture. It is an evergreen and has small white flowers in the summer. Winter Savory herb plants can be pruned to form a low-growing aromatic hedge for the herb garden. It prefers a location in full sun and average well-drained soil. Once it is established, the Winter Savory herb does not require a lot of water. Winter Savory plants do well in containers. The herb plants are very attractive to beneficial insects. Growing Winter Savory herb plants is very rewarding! Winter Savory is used as a culinary herb. The leaves can be used fresh or dried to flavor vinegars, bean dishes, soups and teas. It is stronger in flavor than summer savory. It is best to harvest Winter Savory prior to the plant flowering. Cut stems and gather them in bunches to hang upside down in a warm and well-ventilated place.
- Season: Perennial
- USDA Zones: 4 - 8
- Height: 8 - 12 inches
- Bloom Season: Mid summer to early fall
- Bloom Color: White
- Environment: Full sun