PURPLE SAGE

PURPLE SAGE

Salvia officinalis 'Purpurascens'
Member $6.95
Non-Member $7.95
The most beautiful of the culinary sages with excellent flavour and colour. New foliage has a purple colour before aging to grey-green and the thickly felted leaves are as beautiful in the border as they are versatile in the kitchen. Use to flavour poultry, cheese and bean dishes. Performs well in poor soils. Combine with Silver Posy Thyme for the prettiest herb garden combo.
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PLANTS: PSAO
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Growing Information

Heat Zone 1 - 7
Height To 60cm
Position in FULL SUN
Flowers Nov - Jan
Pot Size: Midi Pot
Cold Zone 7 - 10
Width To 80cm
Drought tolerant once established
HERBACEOUS/SEMI-DECIDUOUS

Growing Tips

Open up your plant parcel as soon as it arrives. Place your plant in a light, airy position and give it some water.

PURPLE SAGE

Salvia officinalis 'Purpurascens'
Member $6.95
Non-Member $7.95
The most beautiful of the culinary sages with excellent flavour and colour. New foliage has a purple colour before aging to grey-green and the thickly felted leaves are as beautiful in the border as they are versatile in the kitchen. Use to flavour poultry, cheese and bean dishes. Performs well in poor soils. Combine with Silver Posy Thyme for the prettiest herb garden combo.
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PLANTS: PSAO
Due to quarantine, cannot post to Overseas
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