Salvia officinalis 'Aurea'

Sage, Golden (Tender Perennial)

USDA Hardiness Zone 6-9

Everyone should have this variegated herb!
This salvia produces striking aromatic foliage of green and yellow that almost seems to glow! Very attractive herb garden addition, as a border or in a container.
Use leaves in teas, eggs, meats, breads, soups and gravies. Use leaves fresh or dry. Preserve by air-drying.

Height

10-12 Inches

Spread

12 Inches

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips

Cut back woody stems by two-thirds in spring to encourage new growth.

Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Attributes & Uses
Culinary
Fragrant
Containers
Dried Flowers
Exposure
Full Sun
Foliage Color
Variegated
Green & Yellow
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Winter
Spring
Summer
Fall
Soil Moisture Preference
Well-drained
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