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Produces a truly stunning flower in its second year reaching 1.5m tall, loved by pollinators! It’s also known as “clear eye” or “eye bright” as it was traditionally used for eye complaints. The essential oil is used widely in aromatherapy, thought to soothe nerves and prepare the body for a restful nights sleep.

Type: Hardy Perennial

Height: 50cm in first year, 1.5m in second year. 

Spread: 1cm

Soil type: Well drained 

Aspect: Full sun 

Flower colour: Mauve/white

Flowering time: Summer 

Salvia sclerea Clary Sage

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