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Borage is a fantastic plant for your herb garden. It is showy, growing 3 feet tall. It has stunning bluish purple flowers and blooms all summer long.
Borage flowers also taste great. Their cucumber like taste, is good in salads and sandwiches. Try these lovely flowers in your iced tea, for a cooling effect on a hot day.
Besides being a great showpiece in the garden, Borage is a companion plant for both strawberries and tomatoes. It is said to improve the flavor of both.