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Salvia sclarea, Clary Sage, Europe Sage

Salvia sclarea

Clary Sage, Europe Sage
Family: Lamiaceae
Origin: Mediterranean
Small shrub 2-5 ftFull sunModerate waterPink flowersFragrantEthnomedical plant.
Plants marked as ethnomedical and/or described as medicinal, are not offered as medicine but rather as ornamentals or plant collectibles.
Ethnomedical statements / products have not been evaluated by the FDA and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. We urge all customers to consult a physician before using any supplements, herbals or medicines advertised here or elsewhere.Spice or herbAttracts butterflies, hummingbirdsSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

Salvia sclarea is a biennial or short-lived herbaceous perennial. The upper leaf surface is rugose, and covered with glandular hairs.

The distilled essential oil is used widely in perfumes and as a muscatel flavoring for vermouths, wines, and liqueurs. It is also used in aromatherapy.


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