Pineapple Sage

Scientific Name: 
Salvia elegans
Family Name: 
Lamiaceae
Plant Description: 
Green, leafy plant with tubular red flowers. Deliciously scented of sweet pineapple.
Plant Height: 
1m
Plant Use: 
Edible
Medicinal
Of Interest: 
Deliciously smelling and a lovely addition to salads. Some studies have shown it may have anti-depressant effect...I know it brightens my spirits when I pick a leaf to smell and enjoy.
Annual, Biannual or Perennial: 
Perennial
Plant Type: 
Herb
Climate: 
Cool Temperate
Warm Temperate
Sub-Tropical
Deciduous or Evergreen: 
Evergreen

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