Jerusalem sage

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Jerusalem sage a spreading subshrub of Mediterranean regions cultivated for dense axillary whorls of purple or yellow flowers
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Jerusalem sage (Bot) a perennial herb of the Mint family (Phlomis tuberosa).
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Usage

In literature:

How many sages of all nations have, since the monarch of Jerusalem, echoed his sad philosophy!
"Vivian Grey" by Earl of Beaconsfield, Benjamin Disraeli
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In news:

Jerusalem sage blooms in the spring with beautiful bright yellow whorls of flowers along long stems.
Jerusalem sage blooms in the spring with beautiful bright yellow whorls of flowers along long stems.
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