Sage, Jupiter’s Distaff (Salvia glutinosa), packet of 10 seeds, Organic
Family: Mint (Lamiaceae)
Zones 4 to 8
(Sticky Sage, Glutinous Sage) Herbaceous perennial native to Europe, flowers outsize, yellow, attractive, to 4 feet tall. Plant prefers calcareous soils in the shade to part sun. The entire plant is covered with aromatic resin. Source of Salvinorin A. Standard culture for sages, but a good subject for dry shade. Barely cover seed with soil, tamp securely, keep evenly moist and in the light. These tend towards deep dormancy, may require up to 6 weeks for germination, spotty germination. Pot up to successively larger pots and set out to landscape at a spacing of 2 to 3 feet apart.
10 seeds per packet, Certified Organically Grown