Phlomis cashmeriana (Kashmir Sage) Herb Plant
Some Herbs may be too tall for our standard packaging and will be trimmed to fit. This will not be detrimental to the plant but will mean that these herbs will flower later in the year.
The Blister packs used to protect our beautiful herbs during transit are made from 100% recycled plastic and can be recycled kerbside.
Kashmir Sage (Phlomis cashmeriana) Herb in 1L Pot
Phlomis cashmeriana is an attractive hardy perennial with large rough sage-like shaped leaves covered in hairs giving it a greyish appearance. Kashmir sage has lovely lavender-pink flowers which are borne on upright spikes in whorls around the stems. A strong architectural plant for the sunny border it can grow up to a metre in height. Easy to grow and enjoys full sun although will tolerate a little shade it prefers a well drained soil. The Spent flower stems look attractive in the frost if left in place and cut back in early spring once risk of frost is past to allow for new growth.
There are no culinary uses for Kashmir sage despite the name the leaves are not edible. Kashmir Sage is grown for its foliage and architectural properties only. The name Phlomis derives from a Greek word for "flame", it is said that the leaves were used in ancient times as lamp wicks.
Buy Kashmir Sage Online
Our potted Kashmir Sage herb plants are generally available to buy online between May and September.
|Phlomis cashmeriana (Kashmir Sage) Herb Plant|
|Aspect/Site||Full sun/Partial shade|
|Soil Type||Well-drained soil|
|Latin names||Phlomis cashmeriana|
|Hardiness||RHS rating H5 - Hardy - Cold winter|
|Type of Garden||Cottage/Informal|