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Common Name: Garden Sage

Species Name: Salvia officinalis

Family Name: Lamiaceae





Plant Facts  
Origin Mediterranean
Sun Preference Full Sun
Susceptibility Root rot in poorly drained soils



ID Characteristics

  • Leaf and Stem Characteristics
    • Plant Height: 3-foot diameter, 2.5-foot height
    • Leaves: Evergreen, entire, oblong to ovate, coarse and aromatic leaves



Soil Preference Well-drained
USDA Cold Hardiness Zone 5
Notes Culinary herb used in cooking, good for perennial borders; woody shrub; ‘Tricolor’ is a popular cultivar


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