Planting guide: When growing herbs outside, seeds should be started indoors in boxes and transplanted to the open ground after danger of frost. Sow about four times their diameter in depth and press the soil down firmly.
- Hardiness Zones 4-8
- Light Required Full Sun
- Spread 18 - 24 inches
- Deer Resistant
- Height 18 - 30 inches
We ship this item in both Spring and Fall
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Botanical Name :Salvia officinalis
Colors :Violet-blue, showy flowers.
Light Required :Full Sun
Spread :18 - 24 inches
Offer Size :Seed Packet
Form :Herb, Sage
Height :18 - 30 inches
Spacing :18 inches
Foliage :Rough textured, long oval, fragrant leaves of gray-green to yellow-green.
Flower Form :Tall spikes of tiny violet-blue, showy flowers.
Blooms :Mid Summer
Germination:10 - 21 Days
Growth Rate :Moderate growth rate.
Days To Maturity :75 - 75 Days
Depth :Cover seeds lightly. Plant potted plant the same level as in the pot.
Pruning :Harvest as needed. Pinch the growing tips of your Sage plant several times during spring and early summer. This will produce a bushier plant and slow the formation of flower buds.
Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.
Seed, Fertilizer and other supplies ordered apart from plant orders are typically shipped within 5 business days. If fertilizer is ordered with a plant order, we will send the fertilizer along with your plants per the timeline outlined here.