The information on this page applies to seedlings sold by LEAF Nursery during our 2021 Seedling Sale.
Satureja hortensis. Annual. Savory is primarily a culinary herb used in many dishes, including lentils, beans, chicken and beef soups, eggplant, stuffings, sausage, sauerkraut, liver, and fish. Fresh savory also adds a delightful peppery flavor to salads, is an important component of Herbes de Provence, and is used in tea to soothe a sore throat and upset stomach. Attractive, 18" tall, fast-maturing heirloom plant has flowers ranging in color from white to lavender, that attracts bees. Deer resistant.
|Container Friendly||Trellis Needed||Easy to Grow||Pollinator Friendly|
|Full Sun||USDA Hardiness zones 1-11||Loamy soil with pH 6.6 to 7.5||As needed|
|Plant Spacing||Plant Size||Days to Maturity|
|6-12"||12"–18" tall, 6"–12" wide|
Common Diseases and Pests
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