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(Salvia officinalis) 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.
Growing instructions: Perennial in zones 4-10. Full sun. 22-28 in. tall.