Sage Broad Leaf

$2.80

鼠尾草

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Description

In the past, Sage has been credited with the power to cure almost all ailments.

Today it is grown mainly for its culinary uses because of its distinct mildly pungent lemony flavour and pleasant aroma.

Sage forms attractive grey-green leaved bushes with purplish flower spikes. Will thrive as a potted plant.

Harvesting:  Pick the fresh leaves as required, and for drying and preserving, just cut the entire plant, tie in small bunches and hang in a light, airy position.

Use:  Sage is a traditional ingredient in stuffing and complement rich meat very well as it counteracts any fattiness.

Height:  60cm

鼠尾草的学名,是从拉丁语中{治疗}及{药}的名词,所发展出来的。以往洋苏草几乎被当作万能药,而颇受珍视。

药用鼠尾草又名洋苏草,属唇形科一种芳香性植物。它常常栽培来做为厨房用的香草或医疗用的药草。生叶片会有点药味,叶片灰绿色,花蓝紫色。制作西式香肠里不可缺少的香草,能去除肉类的腥味,并分解脂肪,使餐后不会有胃胀气的感觉。