Winter savory captures the best qualities of many herbs in one. Spicy and peppery with a hint of thyme and mint, this complex seasoning is especially delicious in rich, savory dishes. An attractive ornamental in rock gardens and borders, it beckons bees and other beneficial insects, and is a low-maintenance herb that grows well in poor soils. A perennial in USDA zones 4-8. Plants grow up to 6″-12″ tall and 10″-12″ wide. Prefers full sun exposure. Botanical Interests® Winter Savory Seeds have been verified by The Non-GMO Project.
This packet sows up to 71 feet.
Outdoors: Sow 1-2 weeks after your average last frost date.
Indoors: Sow 8-10 weeks before your average last frost date. Ideal soil temperature for germination is 65°–70°F.
What is an heirloom seed?
An heirloom variety is one that has been passed down from generation to generation. Generally, the variety must have been around for at least 50 years. They are open-pollinated, which means they have been exposed to natural pollination methods like insects or winds. They aren’t hybrids or genetically modified.