BUY HYSSOP SEEDS

This page gives instructions on how to buy hyssop seeds from David's Garden Seeds.


Hyssop

Hyssop is a great plant for attracting bees. This is a plant from the Mint family with bright blue-violet flowers. Popular ornamental for the perennial bed. Hyssop Tea has a soothing quality. Ready to harvest in 85-90 days

Hyssop 1000 Open Pollinated Seeds

$3.79


Anise Hyssop

Anise Hyssop is grown with open pollinated seeds. Special selection is very aromatic, with a sweet licorice-mint flavor. Leaves and flowers can be used fresh or dried for salads, teas and garnishes. Great bee plant. Medicinal: Aerial parts are energizing and cooling. Beautiful decorative herb used for potpourri and to make a superb aromatic herb tea. Also quite tasty as a salad green. Excellent nectar plant for beekeepers. Attractive spires of lavender flowers. Medicinal: Relaxes capillaries. Used by some Asians and American Indians for chest pain and respiratory ailments.  Ready to harvest in about 105 days

Anise Hyssop 1000 Open Pollinated Seeds

$3.79

Growing Hyssop

Anise hyssop, also called lavender hyssop or licorice mint, is a perennial from the mint family that is native to Northern America.  Native Americans once used it to treat wounds, diarrhea, cough and fevers.  Anise hyssop makes a beautiful addition to flower beds and herb gardens.  Its fragrant purple flowers attract bees and butterflies. 

Anise hyssop grows to a height of 24 to 36 inches.  It is recommended that you plant you anise hyssop in pots and later transplant it to its permanent location, however, it is possible to direct sow as well.  It blooms in 75 to 80 days from planting.  Anise hyssop blooms from early summer through fall.  It easily self-seeds and sends out shoots from its roots.

Begin planting after the last frost.  To plant for later transplanting, press seeds into potting soil, or barely cover.  The seeds need light to germinate.  Anise hyssop should germinate in 7 to 16 days.  To get an early start, you can plant indoors up to four weeks before the last frost.  They can be transplanted to their permanent home at any time after sprouting, but it’s best to wait until they are at least 3 to 4 inches tall. 

When ready to transplant, choose a sunny part of your garden.  Anise hyssop does well in a variety of soil types, but prefers sandy, moist, well-drained soil.  You can mix some builder’s sand into the soil.  Place seedlings 6 to 12 inches apart in garden, in rows that are 24 to 36 inches apart.

You can begin harvesting anise hyssop once it begins to bloom, which usually occurs in early summer, or within 80 days of planting.  Be careful not to over-harvest as the plant does need its leaves to thrive.  To create a bushier plant, cut about one third of the plant back after it blooms.  Anise hyssop is great in recipes as a fresh herb, but you can also dry it for use it during the off-season or as potpourri.    

Visit our page on germination tips for more helpful advice.

Return to Buy Herb Seeds from Buy Hyssop Seeds

David's Garden Seeds Mission Statement

Here at David’s Garden Seeds, gardening is our passion. We provide top quality non-GMO seeds so families can learn to garden and love it.  In turn, we hope they will pass this passion down to their children and grandchildren, teaching them to grow  delicious food, fresh herbs, and beautiful flowers.

CUSTOMER COMMENTS

"I bought just one packet of Beefsteak Tomato Tycoon and I never had 100% germination before.Every seed that David sent has sprouted. And the blue colored seed makes it so much easier to see. Excellent quality."  --Jack G.

**********************

There are not enough characters available to describe the integrity of this seller and the willingness to please the customer that I was blessed with when I ordered from David's Garden Seeds. David has gone above and beyond and then some more to be sure I was a satisfied customer.(I am) I will always shop here first when buying my seeds in the spring. Class act all the way! Thank you very much!!!" --Gail, Texas

********************

"Thank you so much for your generous donation to our nursing home. Your kindness has touched the lives of our residents and staff." --Nurse Carol, Baton Rouge, LA

********************

"Will definitely order from David's Garden Seeds in the future! The seed-starting tray that I ordered was sent and received in a timely manner, and, as expected, is very well-made. In addition, the seller responds to messages very promptly and politely, which is a rarity in a day and age when a person generally gets stuck on the phone with elevator music for an eternity!"
--Melinda, Maryland


Gardening is not a seasonal hobby for us here at
David's Garden Seeds.

DavidsGardenSeeds is located at:

7715 Tezel Drive San Antonio, TX 78250

We are open Mon-Fri from 9am to 5pm.


Like our page on Facebook!

Follow us on Twitter!

Share our photos on Pinterest!

See More Photos On Instagram!


Cajun Jewel Okra by DavidsGardenSeeds
Big Jim Hot Peppers by DavidsGardenSeeds
Sunbow Zinnia Mix by DavidsGardenSeeds
Provider Green Beans by DavidsGardenSeeds
Gasana Strawberries by DavidsGardenSeeds
Nadia Eggplant by DavidsGardenSeeds
Beet Rainbow Mix by DavidsGardenSeeds
Texas Red and White Peanuts by DavidsGardenSeeds
Socrates Slicing Cucumber by DavidsGardenSeeds
Tomato Rainbow Pack features 10 different beefsteak tomatoes.
Enter Your E-mail Address
Enter Your First Name (optional)
Then

Don't worry — your e-mail address is totally secure.
I promise to use it only to send you David's Garden Seeds.