Plantidote of the Day 2010-11-27
Salvia officinalis purpurea
purple garden sage
Easy to grow, undemanding, edible perennial (zones 5-9) Personally, I grow it for looks, hate the taste. The main requirement is full sun. It isn't fussy about soil, but it doesn't like to be over-watered. If you grow it for looks, you'll have to replace it after 3-4 years, because it gets too woody.
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