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Sage

Phlomis longifolia var. bailanica

Full Sun
Light watering
Half-hardy

10a

USDA zone

-1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.3m

Max

2m

90cm

Min

1.5m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Sage Overview

In early summer to mid summer, dark yellow, two-lipped flowers are borne, with bright green, heart-shaped leaves.

How to propagate Sage

Seed

Propagate by seed in autumn.

Cuttings

Shrubs may also be increased from softwood cuttings in summer and perennials by division in the spring.

Division

Other uses of Sage

They are 'architectural' plants that are attractive for their conspicuous, hooded flowers, borne in dense whorls, their foliage and dried seed heads. Suitable for coastal conditions.