Summer Savory Seeds

Summer Savory Seeds

Size Price Savings Quantity
Packet $4.49
1 Ounce $11.59
1/4 Pound $26.29 ($6.57/ounce) 43% Savings
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  • Cherished culinary herb adds a peppery flavor to dressings and sauces
  • Adds a hot peppery flavor
  • Popular uses include: Culinary
  • Prefers full sun exposure
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Spring
Growth Habit Bush

Flavor Profile Warm; Slightly Peppery; Hint of Mint and Thyme
Plant Characteristics Attracts Bees, Attracts Pollinators, Fragrant
Use Culinary, Medicinal, Tea
Growing Conditions Drought Tolerant, Indoor, Outdoor
Harvest Advantages Dried, Sauce/Paste

About Summer Savory Seeds

Satureja hortensis

Seed Type Open Pollinated Seed
Plant Type Bush

Grow Heirloom Herbs - Plant Summer Savory Seeds

Summer Savory is a native of the Mediterranean that has been cherished as a culinary herb in the western world since ancient times. It was also one of the earliest herbs brought from England by the original American colonists. Use Summer Savory to add intriguing taste to dressings and sauces, or do as the Romans, and use this interesting herb to flavor vinegar.

Planting Information

Planting Summer Savory Seeds

Planting Season Spring
Seed Prep Requires Light
Sowing Method Direct Sow, Start Indoors
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 1/8 inch
Plant Spacing 10 to 12 inches
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
Days to Maturity 60 to 70 days
View our Savory Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Avg Seed Count Recommended Coverage
Packet 1,355 Up to 30 Sq. Ft
1 Ounce 64,000 Up to 150 Sq. Ft
1/4 Pound 256,000 Up to 600 Sq. Ft

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