Sage, Black, Salvia mellifera

Plant

Highly aromatic evergreen sage native in California. Likely supplied bare rooted

  • Evergreen to 2m, light blue flowers,
  • Likes sun, tolerates some shade
  • Attractive to bees and butterflies.
  • Aromatic leaves for tea or as food flavouring.
  • Strong antimicrobial properties
  • Leaves are cardiac and carminative. An infusion used for heart complaints.

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