Sage

Overview

Botanical Name: Salvia officinalis

The leaves of these very fragrant herbs are traditionally used in stuffings especially for pork and fowl.

We hope you enjoy these sage seeds, just another great example of herb seeds from Mr Fothergill’s!

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How To Grow

Sow 0.5in (1.5cm) deep. Thin seedlings to 15in (38cm) apart. Sage prefers a light well-drained soil and sunny position. The leaves can be picked throughout the year or dried - in this case pick them before the plant flowers.

When To Plant

South Island: Jan, Feb, Mar, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec

North Island: All year

Harvest

As required