Salvia officinalis 'Berggarten'
Sage 'Berggarten' (Perennial)
USDA Hardiness Zone 5-11
This variety is more compact and ornamental than the species. Evergreen, pungent flavor and very aromatic gray-green leaves. Purple spike blooms in midsummer. Tolerant of alkaline soils.
Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips
Does not like wet conditions. Do not prune woody growth in late fall, but should be trimmed back in early spring.
When to Divide
spring or fall
Parsley, Flat Italian (Biennial)
(Petroselinum crispum neapolitanum),
Rosemary, Common (Annual)
Thyme, English (Perennial)
Characteristics & Attributes
Attributes & Uses
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Season of Interest (Foliage)