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Salvia sclarea, Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. Illustrated flora of the northern states and Canada. Vol. 3: 131.
Recommended Temperature Zone:|
sunset: All zones
Frost Tolerance: Might need some protection in winter
Sun Exposure: Full sun
Origin: Southern Europe to Middle East
Growth Habits: Herbaceous short-lived perennial or biennial, 3 to 4 feet tall (90-120 cm), 2 feet spread (60 cm); aromatic leaves used in cooking.
Watering Needs: Little water in summer, needs excellent drainage