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Salvia Officinalis

Botanical Name:

Salvia officinalis

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How to Grow
Water
Medium
Water moderately, allowing the top 3cm to dry out between watering.
Sunlight
Partial Shade - Full Sun
~
3-6 hours of sun per day, with protection from intense mid-day sun
Characteristics

Bloom Time

Jun, Jul, Aug, Mar, Apr, May

Plant Type

Herb/Forb, Edible, Herb, Herbaceous Perennial, Aromatic shrub to 60 cm, with pubescent branches.

Lifespan

Perennial

Flower

Delicate 1" long lavender-blue color 2-lipped whorled around upright flower spikes with green bracts that remain after flowers fall off.

Benefits
Attracts

Bees

Butterflies

Taxonomy

Order

Lamiales

Family

Lamiaceae

Genus

Salvia

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