This listing is for one (1) packet of 20 Himalayan Cloud Sage (Salvia nubicola) seeds collected from our own plants.
Salvia nubicola or Himalayan Cloud Sage grows wild and tall in Nepal's Muktinath Valley, at altitudes of up to 14,000 feet.
The flowers are a lovely yellow marked in purple and are incredibly resinous and sticky.
There was surprisingly little information available for the medicinal properties of this plant. Most sources cited it as being used in traditional Tibetan medicine, but there were no specifics provided. We found that it is used for its cooling and heavy qualities. We look forward to interacting with this plant more and will update this listing when we find new data.
Germinates in 2-5 weeks Prefers full sun to partial shade and well-drained soil. Drought tolerant and cold hardy Grows up to 4-5 feet high and 3.5 feet wide.