Sage (Salvia officinalis) has been selected as the Herb of the Year for 2001. It is an easy to grow herb and a good perennial. It's main needs are good light and a well drained soil. We grow several varieties, including Tricolor, Purple, Golden, and Garden. Pictured above is Purple and Golden. Below you can see the beautiful blue flowers of Garden Sage.
The Herb Growing and Marketing Network has put together a great page that gives extensive information and use of this plant. Click here to visit it http://www.herbnet.com/sage.htm