Salvia sclarea, Clary Sage
A large biennial or short-lived perennial herb with thick, square stems and large aromatic leaves.
Huge spikes of pale blue flowers with pink bracts are produced from early summer.
Clary sage has been used for medicinal purposes for thousands of years.
Today, this aromatic plant is used in perfumes, soaps, cosmetics, aromatherapy etc.
Native to the Mediterranean area.
Height: 90 cm.