Sage herb nutrition facts
Sharp flavored sage herb or garden sage is one of the popular herbs known since ancient Roman times. This legendary herb which holds numerous virtues has long been recognized as the guardian of herbs. It is being in usage in various traditional European and Chinese medicines for its health promoting and disease preventing properties.
Herb sage is an evergreen perennial shrub commonly seen all over the Mediterranean and south-eastern Europe (Balkan) regions. Botanically, it belongs to the family of Lamiaceae, in the genus, Salvia.
Scientific name: Salvia officinalis.