Clary Sage is a perennial herb. Its flowers are bluish-purple and has hairy leaves. Its leaves have been used as a vegetable in cookery, It is also used in preparing mucilage which is a special adhesive composed of a solution of a sticky vegetable product used primarily to seal paper.
Extraction : Clary sage oil is extracted by process of steam distillation of flowers and leaves.
Properties : A clear to pale yellow essential oil, Clary sage has a sweet, nutty fragrance.
Blending : It has good blending property and its blends with Roman chamomile oil, Frankincense and bergamot oil.
It gives relief in problems like Asthma, depression, digestive problem, exhaustion, muscle cramps, spasm and respiratory problem.
It is anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antispasmodic and sedative.
The oil is also used for depression,nervousness,sorethroat,minor aches and pain.