Hummingbird Sage

Salvia coccinea Salvia, ‘Texas Hummingbird Sage’ Also called: Scarlet Sage, Tropical Sage, Blood Sage, Red Sage, Indian Fire LamiaceaeĀ (Mint Family) along with oregano, rosemary, basil and thyme I love growing this pink and orange-colored flower, which I got at our local farmers market as it was touted a native, local plant which could bring butterflies and pollinators to our garden. It has done wonderfully well in our partially shaded, urban planter garden. The flowers and leaves are great in salads with other herbs we have on hand like mint, lemon balm, oregano, or chives. It can be thrown onto baked … Continue reading Hummingbird Sage