Salvia officinalis L.

Creator(s):
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
Creator role(s):
  • Creator
  • funded by Hoffman / Sanders & Women's Board Field of Dreams
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    [Copyright] The Field Museum
    Description: funded by Hoffman / Sanders & Women's Board Field of Dreams
Current Determination: Salvia officinalis L.
Family: Lamiaceae
Location: U.S.A.: Illinois
Locality: Chicago
Coordinates: 41.85 -87.6501

Description: Modern evidence shows possible uses as an anti-sweating agent, antibiotic, antifungal, astringent, antispasmodic, estrogenic, hypoglycemic, and tonic.
Catalog Subset: Economic Botany
EMu IRN: 55876
OccurenceID: cca4b2de-7441-4b3c-80d3-f332b794368e