A picture of a Sage

Sage

Salvia officinalis 'Robin Hill'

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

H2

RHS hardiness

1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

80cm

Max

1m

50cm

Min

1m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Sage Overview

This is an essential culinary herb. It will live long with its attractive, grey-green oval, leafed foliage. It will grow about 75cm high. The flowers bloom in short racemes of blue-mauve, white, pink or blue in early summer to mid autumn.

Common problems with Sage

How to propagate Sage

Cuttings

You can propagate from seeds in the spring, cuttings in early summer.

Seed

Division

Division at any time.

Other uses of Sage

Culinary, border, foliage, fragrance, walls, rock garden, conservatory, medicinal