The rough blue sage, Salvia chamelaeagnea, is a beautiful and aromatic sage that grows wild in the south western Cape of South Africa. It has bright green leaves and flowers that range from blue to white, attracting bees and other pollinators. This evergreen shrub has medicinal uses for coughs, colds and digestive problems, and can be brewed as a tea. It is easy to grow in full sun, well-drained soil and regular water, and can be propagated from seed or cuttings. Salvia chamelaeagnea is a great addition to any garden, providing colour, fragrance and texture.
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