Sage: Botanical name – Salvia officinalis
OGA Certified Perennial to 60cm with attractive grey leaves & showy blue flower spikes. Grow in sunny position. Bee attractant. Used for herbal tea, cooking, seasoning and hair rinse.
- Grow in full sun or part shade
- Rich well-drained soil
- Sow all year
- Cover seed in a pot or garden bed with 5mm of soil, can be transplanted to the garden at 5cm and spaced 50cm apart; keep moist & feed with liquid seaweed extract regularly; can be grown around other vegetables and flowering annuals. Cut back to promote new growth.
- Bee attracting
- Maturity at 75-80 days after sowing, can harvest leaves from 50 days after sowing
Organic, untreated, non-hybrid, non GMO open pollinated seeds