Herb, Summer Savory
- Annual plants
- Plants grow to 18 inches tall
- Long, thin green leaves
- Plants are somewhat lanky
This variety will grow well in most regions of the United States.
Herb, Summer Savory Description
Summer Savory is native the the Mediterranean region and southern Europe. It is thought to have been brought to the Americas by colonists who used it as a medicinal herb.
Learn to Grow it
You can sow seeds indoors or directly into the soil in mild areas starting around mid-spring.
Space your plants or seeds 6-8 inches apart in well fertilized soil. Plant your seeds 1/4-3/4 in. deep.
This is a "cut-and-come-again" plant so you can harvest leaves as they mature. Keep the leaves well watered and cool.
Mulching the soil around this crop can help protect the plant and keep roots cool and moist. In frost-free zones, this crop can be grow throughout the fall and winter.