Also known as
Balearic Island Sage, Sage
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10 years to reach maturity
Jerusalem Sage Overview
This is a tall evergreen shrub, The leaves are lance-shaped with shallow toothed leaves. The flowers are about 25mm long they bloom in whorls which are pink to lavender and open from late summer.
How to propagate Jerusalem Sage
Propagate by seed in autumn.
Shrubs may also be increased from softwood cuttings in summer and perennials by division in the spring.
Other uses of Jerusalem Sage
They are 'architectural' plants that are attractive for their conspicuous, hooded flowers, borne in dense whorls, their foliage and dried seed heads. Suitable for coastal conditions.