Borage as a Plant Teacher

Updated: Sep 7, 2020

BORAGO OFFICINALIS _ BORAGE _ STARFLOWER ::: HERB OF GRACE

 Nomenclature

Borago Officinalis

Borage denotes from the latin term Borrago (Arabian origin meaning 'father of sweat' or 'father of toughness'.

Common Names


Starflower : referring to its appearance

Cool Tankard : meaning a cool, tall, beer mug Herb of Gladness

Burra: Latin for wool

Barrach: Celtic for man of courage

Bugloss

Burrage