Plant Stories: Sage

Updated: Aug 27, 2020

By: Lucia Kearney

Sage | Salvia officinalis


I always get a little bit sad when I see the sage bundles left over at the end of market. I think to myself, maybe it hasn’t caught people’s eye, or folks aren’t accustomed to using it in their cooking (or maybe, people just have their own herb gardens at home!). Regardless, today I’d like to share a little bit about why I love sage and use it almost everyday. Enjoy!

An Introduction to Sage

Photo by Phillip Larking on Unsplash

Sage (Salvia officinalis) is a part of the plant family Lamiaceae (the mint family). Many