Salvia officinalis flower



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Salvia officinalis herb



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Salvia officinalis

Salvia officinalis flowers



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Common names:- Garden sage, or common sage.

Scientific classification
Kingdom:     Plantae
(unranked):     Angiosperms
(unranked):     Eudicots
(unranked):     Asterids
Order:     Lamiales
Family:     Lamiaceae
Genus:     Salvia
Species:     S. officinalis
Binomial name
Salvia officinalis

Uses:-

Sage is used as a culinary herb.

Edible parts are leaves and its seeds.

It is used in making cosmetics, perfumes, and soaps.

Some naturalists rub it on their skin as an insect repellent.

Hanging dried leaves among woolen clothing deters moths.

Burning sage removes unpleasant odors, such as lingering cigarette smoke or cooked fish smells.

Baby sage flowers



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Salvia microphylla flowers



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Common names:- Baby sage, Graham’s sage, Blackcurrant sage.

Salvia microphylla flowers



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Scientific classification
Kingdom:     Plantae
(unranked):     Angiosperms
(unranked):     Eudicots
(unranked):     Asterids
Order:     Lamiales
Family:     Lamiaceae
Genus:     Salvia
Species:     S. microphylla
Binomial name
Salvia microphylla

Salvia hispanica seeds



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Common name:- Chia.

Scientific classification
Kingdom:     Plantae
(unranked):     Angiosperms
(unranked):     Eudicots
(unranked):     Asterids
Order:     Lamiales
Family:     Lamiaceae
Genus:     Salvia
Species:     S. hispanica
Binomial name
Salvia hispanica

Uses:-

Chia is grown commercially for its seed, a food that is rich in omega-3 fatty acids.

Chia seeds may be added to other foods as a topping or put into smoothies, breakfast cereals, energy bars, granola bars, yogurt, tortillas, bread, made into a gelatin-like substance or consumed raw.

 

Salvia hispanica flowering plant



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Salvia apiana flower



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Common names:- White sage, bee sage, or sacred sage.

Scientific classification
Kingdom:     Plantae
(unranked):     Angiosperms
(unranked):     Eudicots
(unranked):     Asterids
Order:     Lamiales
Family:     Lamiaceae
Genus:     Salvia
Species:     S. apiana
Binomial name
Salvia apiana

Edible part :- Seeds,Stems and leaves.





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