Sage Plants (Golden Variegated)
HERB-SAGE-3-5Regular price $9.50
Variegated Sage has all the delicious cooking properties of classic Sage, but looks even more stunning in the garden. It's creamy yellow edged leaves look fabulous as a border plant.
Urban Bounty Variegated Sage is well established and comes in a 1.5 litre pot - you'll be harvesting in no time at all!
What is Sage (Salvia)?
Sage is a low growing herb that looks stunning in almost any garden setting, whether Mediterranean, cottage, elegant or coastal. It is also ideal for a courtyard garden, or in a pot on your patio.
Variegated Sage has lovely green leaves framed with an uneven yellow border.
Culinary Uses for Sage (Salvia)
This gorgeous herb is often used in European, Mediterranean, Mexican and middle eastern cuisine. We love it paired with other herbs, garlic and onions in stuffing, or with pasta in burnt butter sauce.
Growing Conditions - Sage
Sage prefers full sun and will grow to about 50 cm high and 30 cm wide. It is really important that it is planted in free draining sandy loam as it hates wet roots. This easy-care plant is a drought tolerant herb and will also survive a light frost and light wind. Plant in spring, summer or autumn but remember to protect young plants from slugs and snails.
Cabbage, Beans, Carrots, Rosemary are good companion planting options.