Savory, Pygmy (Satureja spinosa), packet of 20 seeds, organic
Family: Mint (Lamiaceae)
Hardy to Zones 6 to 9.
(Crete Mountain Savory, Pygmy Savory) Evergreen perennial native to the southern Aegean, growing from 4,000 to 7,000 feet above sea level. The plants only attain about 6 inches, and tend to be globe-shaped. Aromatic leaves taste much like thyme and are used as a culinary herb, with multitudes of flowers that produce much nectar. Plant prefers a dry, warm, rocky exposure in the full sun. Excellent for the rock garden, growing on walls, or in ceramic pots in greenhouse or doorstep. Sow on surface, press in securely and keep warm, in the light, and evenly moist until germination. Space plants 1 foot apart.
20 seeds/pkt Certified Organically Grown