Lyre Leaf Sage - Salvia Lyrata
A versatile plant, native sage has had medicinal, ornamental, and culinary uses for generations. The first botanical classification of this family of plants can be found in 19th century British botanist George Bentham's influential work Genera Plantarum. The genus name "Salvia" comes from the Latin "salvere" meaning "to heal," referring to the plant's medicinal benefits. The species name "lyrata" means "lyre-shaped" in reference to the leaves.
30 count seed pack