Sage, Extrakta

Sage, Extrakta

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Though sage is best known as a flavoring for meats, dressings, and sauces, as a medicinal plant it has traditionally been used as a tonic for the nerve and digestive systems. 'Extrakta is an improved variety of common sage for medicinal uses selected for a higher (2.5 %) essential oil content, rich in alpha- and beta-thujones, and other oils. (Salvia officinalis)

Growing instructions: Perennial in zones 4-8. Germination at 70°F in 7-21 days. Transplant or direct sow. Full sun or light shade. Grows 16-30" tall. Space 12-24" apart depending on species. Most sages do best in dry, well-drained soil.

Packet: 0.40g - approximately 50 seeds