Salvia officinalis


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Noun1.Salvia officinalis - shrubby plant with aromatic greyish-green leaves used as a cooking herbSalvia officinalis - shrubby plant with aromatic greyish-green leaves used as a cooking herb
sage - aromatic fresh or dried grey-green leaves used widely as seasoning for meats and fowl and game etc
salvia, sage - any of various plants of the genus Salvia; a cosmopolitan herb
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The use of usnea barbata extract and salvia officinalis leaf extract is a case in point.
Salvia officinalis is garden sage and has been used in Britain for centuries for medicinal and culinary purposes.
A peppering of striking Salvia officinalis Purpurascens (purple sage) can be picked fresh any time to season dishes with spicy tones as well as adding colour.
A colourful version of salvia officinalis called Tricolor and a purpleleaved variety are great in flower beds.
Effects of cholinesterase inhibiting sage (Salvia officinalis) on mood, anxiety and performance on a psychological stressor battery.
The garden sage (Salvia officinalis L.) is grown in Canada, the United States of America, Spain, Italy, Greece, Albania, Germany, France, Turkey, and England.
In 1597, English herbalist John Gerard wrote in The Herball; or, Generali Historie of Plantes that sage was "singularly good for the head and brain; it quickeneth the sense and memory." More than 400 years later, our research shows that sage (Salvia officinalis and S.
Try easy-growing common sage (Salvia officinalis) in the garden.
In this study, effects of dietary levels of sage (Salvia officinalis L.) oil on growth, haematological parameters were evaluated on tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus).
Sage (Salvia officinalis L.) is the most widespread species of the Lamiaceae family and encompasses about 900 species distributed throughout the world, which has been recognized for many medicinal plants with designated radical scavenger activity [24, 25].
Corsi and Bottega (1999) noted that, despite long periods of observation, no animal approached the fallen mericarps of Salvia officinalis, which otherwise simply laid on the ground beneath the parent plant.