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Salvia officinalis Sage


Late Spring

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This is a wonderful plant as most of the salvia family are. It is a herb that can be grown in poor soil can withstand drought and gives leaves that can be used in cooking. The flowers are magnificent. It is said that its use can have benificial effects to memory and help alzheimers suffers. It is a woody shrub that does best in rich loamy chalky soil in a sunny position. Although it will grow in hot dry places.

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