(Hyssopus officinalis) Ornamental shrubby herb used to season poultry. Active constituents of hyssop include volatile oils with a camphor-like odor and strong flavor. Medicinal: Hyssop tea flavored with honey is used as an expectorant. Collect the flowering tops in August and dry in the sun. Pkt (0.1 g, 95 seeds)
Culture: Perennial in zones 4-10. Germination: 65°F, darkness required. Transplant. Full sun. 24 in. tall.