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The genus has about 40 species of annual and evergreen perennial shrubs which are native to the Mediterranean. They are grown for their spectacular, bright blue or pink flowers which will bloom in late spring and summer. The hairy leaves will grow in basal rosettes on the flower stalks.
Common problems with Borage
How to propagate Borage
Propagate by seed in spring.
Greenwood or semi-ripe cuttings in summer.
Other uses of Borage
Grown for their flowers.