Clary sage - Plant
Common name: Salvia sclarea
Color: white, lilac or cream
Bloom time: June to August
Height: 2.00 to 4.00 feet
Difficulty level: easy to grow
Planting & Care
Clary sage is a biennial that begins as a rosette in the first year and will grow a flower stalk the second year. It is a short-lived plant that will usually die after the second year, although in some climat
Sunlight: Full Sun
Soil: well-drained soil
Fertilizer: Apply any organic fertilizer
- Clary sage is deer resistant, which makes it ideal for the naturalized or meadow garden.
- The plant may spread by seed but volunteer seeding is usually minimal.
- The herb requires a chilling period of at least three months to produce flowers and is not a good performer in hot climates for this reason.
Herb garden. Rock garden. Edging.
- The distilled essential oil is used widely in perfumes and as a muscatel flavoring for vermouths, wines, and liquors.
- It is also used in aromatherapy for relieving anxiety and fear, and helping with insomnia.
- The plant is used for ornamental purpose.
for medicinal use, please consult appropriate doctor before use.
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