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Herb, Sage, Purple

Short Description

Purple Sage is the most effective medicinal variety.

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Salvia officinalis ‘Purpurascens', full sun, perennial plant hardy in zones 6-9 with spiky blue flowers. All parts of this plant may be used in cooking; an essential herb to enhance any dish.

Product properties

Sun The amount of sunlight this product needs daily in order to perform well in the garden. Full sun means 6 hours of direct sun per day; partial sun means 2-4 hours of direct sun per day; shade means little or no direct sun.

Full Sun, Part Sun

Life Cycle This refers to whether a plant is an annual, biennial or perennial. Annuals complete their life cycles in one year; biennials produce foliage the first year and bloom and go to seed the second year; perennials can live for more than two years.

Perennial

Height The typical height of this product at maturity.

36 inches

Spread The width of the plant at maturity.

36 inches

Additional Uses Additional ways in which the product may be used in the garden.

Container Plant

Planting Time The recommended time of the year in which this product should be planted.

Fall, Spring, Summer

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  • Sage

    Sage
    Start Indoors Start Indoors Starting seeds indoors is called Indoor Sow or Indirect Sow and these dates are when to sow seeds indoors in the spring or summer
    Transplant Transplant When to transplant bulbs or roots in the garden for spring
    Start Outdoors Start Outdoors Starting seeds outdoors is called Outdoor Sow or Direct Sow and these dates are when to sow seeds outdoors in the spring or summer
    Start Indoors Fall Start Indoors Fall Starting seeds indoors in the fall called Indoor Sow or Indirect Sow and these dates are when to sow seeds outdoors in the fall
    Transplant Fall Transplant Fall Transplant Fall-When to transplant bulbs or roots in the garden for fall
    Start Outdoors Fall Start Outdoors Fall Starting seeds outdoors in the fall is called Outdoor Sow or Direct Sow and these dates are when to sow seeds outdoors in the fall
    First Date: Feb-22 - Last Date: Mar-07
    First Date: May-02 - Last Date: May-30
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Sun
Full Sun, Part Sun
Life Cycle
Perennial
Height
36 inches
Spread
36 inches
Additional Uses
Container Plant
Planting Time
Fall, Spring, Summer
Thin
20 inches