Grow your own borage plant at home with our illustrated sustainable seed kit. Once given to Roman soldiers for courage, borage is a Mediterranean herb with star shaped edible blue flowers that appear in summer and are loved by bees. Found growing in wasteland, the herb does well outdoors in light, low nutrient soil.The seeds can be sown indoors in early spring and moved outside to a sunny spot when seedlings are large enough.With easy to follow instructions, So kits are great for kids, anyone new to growing plants, the seasoned gardener, and make beautiful gifts that benefit people and the planet. not given The kit contains all the materials you need to get your seedlings started:3 x wood pulp pots3 x coir compost pelletsAn oak plant marker handmade in Somerset from reclaimed woodBorage seedsA hand-illustrated botanical print with info about plant properties and usesSowing instructions and sustainability info about current environmental issues connected to growing foodThe kit materials and packaging are all recycled, reclaimed and biodegradable. You can literally add it to the compost heap!