Native to the southern European and Mediterranean regions, the Sage herb was highly valued in both the ancient Greek and Roman societies, which considered it to be sacred.
Salvia sclarea reaches 3 to 4 ft in height, with thick square stems that are covered in hairs. The leaves are approximately 1 ft long at the base, .5 ft (0.15 m) long higher on the plant.
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Strength of Aroma: The scent of Sage is robust and piquant, while the scent of Clary Sage has a softer, sweeter profile, exuding floral, earthy, and nutty tones with a fruity nuance.
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