Sage - painted

Salvia horminum

Although not very aromatic, this annual makes up for it with its decorative purple, pink and white bracts which make it an attractive garden plant. 9x9cm pot (8cm depth)

9x9cm pot (8cm depth)

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  • Loved by bees
  • Picturesque ornamental
  • Fast growing
  • Use as cut flowers

A fast growing annual herb, painted sage has little flavour and is grown mostly as an ornamental for the showy bracts that actually hide the tiny flowers underneath. In the past it has been used as a snuff, it dries well and is used in flower arranging.

Plant care

  • Height: 30-60cm
  • Type: Hardy
  • Aspect: Sun/part shade
  • Soil: Any/alkaline
  • Flower colour: Pink/Purple
  • Flowering period: June - September



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