Salvia officinalis

How to plant Sage seeds

Extrakta sage - Salvia officinalis HR00085

EXTRAKTA Culinary Sage Seeds

Extrakta sage leaves are higher in essential oils (1.5-2%), and plants are higher yielding when compared to common sage. Use sage leaves fresh or dried, to flavor chicken, sauces, and dressings. Extrakta sage grows to 2.5 ft. tall, with fragrant gray-green leaves, and spikes of blue flowers in early summer. Winter hardy to zone 4. Packet is ¼ gram, about 30 seeds.

¼ gram - $2.99

How to Plant and Grow Sage

Bee introduces how to plant

Plant Sage Seeds: Sow seed in cell packs or flats, press into soil and barely cover. Needs light to germinate. Kept at 60-70° F., germination is in 14-21 days. Transplant into the garden 12-18 in. apart. Can direct sow after all danger of frost ¼ in. deep, 1 seed every 2 in., in rows 18 in. apart. Thin to 12 in. apart.

Grow Sage: Needs full sun and good drainage. Sage is an excellent container or herb garden plant.