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Soil: Well-drained, pH 6.5-7.0
Light: Full Sun
Plant Height: 1 to 3 feet
Spacing: 1.5 to 2 feet
Landscape Value: Great for herb gardens, perennial borders, and naturalized areas. Can be grown as a small hedge and as a container plant.
Shrubby evergreen perennial with velvety, aromatic, grey-green leaves that are used fresh or dried in cooking, medicinal teas, and potpourris. Elongated spikes of lavender-blue flowers appear in late spring. To encourage new growth, prune back plants in early spring every year, cutting out the oldest growth. To prevent mildew, thin plants regularly to promote good air circulation. Susceptible to powdery mildew if grown in crowded garden areas with poor air circulation. Tolerates drought. Attracts butterflies, bees and hummingbirds.
Ordering instructions: Please select the number of Garden Sage plants you’d like to order, then the price according to the total number of herbs you are ordering. They don’t all have to be the same type. For any total herb order over 5 plants, choose the 5+ Plants option at $4/plant; for any total herb order under 5 plants, choose the 1 Plant option at $5/plant.