Clary sage (biennial to perennial) salvia, sage
The Muskatteller-sage is an impressive medicinal and spice plant with greyish-fealty leaves that spread a slight herb, grapefruit-like fragrance. In addition, its lilac blossoms are very decorative. In the past it was often added to vine, thus the German expression “Muskatteller Weine”. Height 150cm.
Plant in small pots or directly outdoor from June to July. Transfer to sunny location in August. Distance 50x50cm. Blooms in the second year. Harvest the leaves from April to June. Harvest the blossoms for tea and spice when in full bloom.
Little flame salvia, sage
Very pretty sage variety with blood-red flowers, which are suitable for planting in beds, mixed flowers beds or pots on the balcony. Also very attractive as a cut flower. At the bud stage it has a very decorative marking. Height up to 60cm.
Sow end of March at a warm location, plant outdoor end of April (40x40cm distance) or in a large planter on the balcony. Sunny location, keep moist.
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