(Salvia officinalis) 75 days. Best known as a flavoring herb for meats, dressings, and sauces. As an ornamental, sage provides a restful focal point for any herb garden. Medicinal: Traditionally used as a digestive tonic and nerve tonic. Astringent and antibacterial. (7 g)
Culture: Perennial in zones 4-10. Germination: 70°F, darkness required, 7-21 days. Transplant or direct seed. Full sun. 22-28 in. tall.