Sage (Salvia officinalis)

Activity and Constituents of Sage

Discusses the potential of sage for the treatment of symptoms of Alzheimer's disease (AD). Effects of sage on the central nervous system; Etiology of AD; Characteristic features of AD; Effects o...

Sage advice for your health

The article discusses the medicinal benefits of sage, a medicinal plant, which is also known as salvia officinalis. Sage is a standout herb, which is considered as a good health keeper. Sage has ...

SAGE OF SAGES

My hands are scrupulously clean, and so is the table. Before me waits my 1950 original edition of Richard Wilhelm's translation of the I Ching, The Book of Changes, to me an object of reverence. My book is not wrapped in silk, however, as the ancient tex ts prescribe. I have not kow-towed to the volume, and I am using nickels, not yarrow sticks--this is 1994, after all. My coins, though, are sacrosanct to the purpose, kept in a special box.

Still holding in mind my question, I toss once more--again, two heads and a tail. For the second line, seven, a yang line.

Sage ADVICE

THE STRIKING LOOKS AND DISTINCTIVE FLAVORS OF CULINARY SAGES EARN THEM A PLACE IN YOUR ORNAMENTAL BEDS AS WELL AS YOUR KITCHEN

"Sage never looks better, I think, than when I come upon it in the early morning and find the pebbled leaves silvered over with a summer dew. In its way there is nothing more quietly individual in all the garden."
Henry Beston, Herbs and the Earth

Sage

The article provides information on sage. A member of the mint family, garden sage (Salvia officinalis) is a Mediterranean plant with long, pointed, grayish green or variegated leaves--and a pron...

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