Also known as common sage, this plant has a long history of medicinal and culinary use. It's great for flavoring meat, cheese, and bean dishes as well as laying on the grill to flavor meat with it's savory and peppery-scented smoke.
This is an attractive shrubby evergreen plant with beautiful mauve flowers. It grows in a bush-like habit with thick rosette stems and dusty green-grey foliage. Can be slow growing and take up to three years to reach mature size.
Envelope contains 15 seeds
SUN NEEDS: full sun (minimum of 6 hours)
PLANTING DEPTH: 1/4"
GERMINATION: 14-21 days
MATURITY: 75-80 days
PLANT HEIGHT: 12-36 inches
SOIL TYPE: well drained soil
HARDINESS ZONES: 5-10
Sow seeds indoors on surface of soil 6-8 weeks before last frost. Can also be directly sown outdoors after last spring frost.
Divide every 2-4 years.
Dimensions: 3.8" l x 5.8" h
About Sow the Magic Sow The Magic is inspired by a singular enchantment with Mother Nature and a love of mystic designs. Our family believes the answers to life are already at our fingertips in the form of plants, herbs and ancient wisdom.
Seeds teach us to love our planet! Whether for your personal garden or given as the perfect gift, our goal is to create moments of lasting intention that benefit the Earth. All seeds are sustainably sourced by reputable seed stewards in the USA. We only offer seeds that are open pollinated and/or heirloom varieties. All seeds are Non-GMO and 100% organic.