Butterfly Nectar Source
Common Names:Pineapple Sage
Botanical Name: Salvia elegans
Plant type: Perennial Herb
Light: Sun to partial shade
Size: 4' tall, 3' wide
Soil: Best in rich garden soil but will grow in almost any soil
Note: Leaves and blooms are edible.
Christmas Pound Cake: Add chopped red blooms and green leaves and a small can of
crushed pineapple to poaund cake recipe (or pound cake mix) at Christmas for a delightful dessert. Cut into the cake for a delicious aroma and taste of pineapples ... with bright Christmas colors of red and green!