Sage, Dan-shen (Salvia miltiorrhiza)
(Dan-shen, Chinese Red Sage)
Herbaceous perennial native to China and cold hardy to about 15 degrees F. Rare. The red part of the common name comes from the red coloration of the roots. The flowers themselves are large, heady racemes of violet to purple. This is a prime medicinal for increasing circulation of the blood. It is one of the finest of all sages. Plant prefers full sun to part shade and regular garden soil. Organically grown potted plant.
Feel free to order this plant at any time, but please be aware that we SHIP PLANTS APRIL 1 to AUGUST 1 AND SEPTEMBER1 to DEC 1 only. Orders received outside these months will be automatically backordered. If you are ordering plants out of season, you may wish to order them separately from your seeds, in order to streamline the process.
If you have chosen a PLANT* (marked with a *), shipping costs are as follows:
1 to 6 PLANTS* will ship for $14.90
7 to 8 PLANTS* will ship for $19.90 (The shipping may be more if you buy other things in addition to plants.)
For 9 or more PLANTS* or if ordering plants NOT marked with a *, we will contact you with a UPS shipping estimate.