Savory Sage

Common sage really does look common and bedraggled in winter, Even when it looks used and useless, it is actually still very useful and smells just as powerful. But the variegated sage that I have growing doesn’t lose any of its brilliance.┬áSage is another herb (like oregano,) that I keep dried in my seasoning cabinet, but that I love to pick fresh because, I confess, I have a scent fetish.

The variegated sage in front of this fairy looks more vigorous than the common sage behind her. But don't let looks fool you.

The variegated sage in front of this fairy looks more vigorous than the common sage behind her. But don’t let looks fool you.

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