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Sage

A Versatile Seasoning Herb
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  • SKU: 70000
$2.99
  • For each offer ordered, get 1 pkt of approx. 100 seeds
This item ships in both Spring & Fall
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Sage

Description
Doubling as an attractive ornamental backdrop, sage makes a delicious seasoning for poultry, stuffing or sausage—you can even train it as a bonsai! Perennial. Zones 4-8.
Product Details
  • FormUpright, perennial shrub, develops woody stems with age.
  • LightFull sun
  • Height18 - 30 inches.
  • Spread18 - 24 inches.
  • Spacing18 inches apart.
  • Zones4 - 8 (-30 degrees F)
  • FoliageRough textured, long oval, fragrant leaves of gray-green to yellow-green.
  • Flower FormTall spikes.
  • ColorViolet-blue, showy flowers.
  • BloomsMid-summer; blooms 2 -3 weeks.
  • Germination10 - 21 days.
  • Soil RequirementsWell-drained, average garden soil. 6.4 pH soil.
  • Growth RateModerate growth rate.
  • Seed CountApproximately 100 seeds per packet.
  • PruningHarvest as needed. Pinch the growing tips of your Sage plant several times during spring and early summer. This will produce a bushier plant and slow the formation of flower buds.
  • CommentsAn important part of poultry stuffing and sausage. Also, compliments lamb, pork, wild game and many other foods. Besides culinary applications, can be planted as ornamental backdrop border in flower bed. Foliage is very attrractive. Can be trained as a bonsai.
  • Botanical NameSalvia officinalis
  • DepthCover seeds lightly. Plant potted plant the same level as in the pot.
  • Days To Maturity75 days.
Shipping Schedule

Shipping Schedule

Orders for general merchandise and gift certificates are typically shipped within 5 business days. Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.

2019 Fall Shipping Schedule
ZONE Seeds
1A-4B 6/18 - 11/1
5A & 5B 6/18 - 11/1
6A & 6B 6/18 - 11/1
7A & 7B 6/18 - 11/1
8A & 8B 6/18 - 11/1
9A-10B 6/18 - 11/1
Last Order Date All Grow Zones: Oct 28, 2019

Additional Shipping Notes:

The type of product you order or the weather in our area to yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule, shifting earlier or later, depending.

Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until full dormant for optimum stress protection.

In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your orders via the U.S. Postal Service or FedEx. Large orders or large items may be shipped to you in multiple packages.

Sorry, we cannot ship products to Hawaii, Alaska, APO/FPO or outside the contiguous United States. Please provide a street address as some products are unable to be delivered to Post Office boxes.


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