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Plant Size
4" Herb

Sage Salvia officinalis 'Purple'

Sage


Culinary herb for gardens and containers. Leaves provide wonderful flavor to eggs, soups, meats, and gravies. Use leaves fresh, or dry and keep in an airtight container. Wash fruits, vegetables and herbs thoroughly before eating.

Height:

18-24 in

Color:

Non-Flowering

Spread:

24-36 in

Hardiness Zone:

5-8

 
The purple-green leaves of this Sage are as nice for the landscape as they are for flavoring culinary creations! This useful aromatic herb is great for adding textural interest to borders or mixed container plantings. Plant in pots on patios or bring indoors and place on a sunny windowsill. Fresh or dried leaves can be used to flavor pork dishes, stuffing and cheeses.
 

Characteristics & Attributes for Sage Salvia officinalis 'Purple'

Exposure
Full Sun
Attributes
Fragrant
Culinary
Heat Tolerant
Habit
Upright
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Tray Size
25 - Preforma Strip (26 Plants)
Uses
Herb Garden
Bedding Plant
Containers
Vigor
Medium