|I am trying to find Chia Pet replacement seeds. The type of seed is "Salvia Columbariae." Can you recommend another type of seed?|
|The common name for Salvia columbariae is actually Chia! Salvia is a member of the sage family. Chia is an ornamental sage with the potential to grow four feet high with 1" to 4" leaves! It never gets quite that large on a Chia Pet because there's no room for the roots to grow. Here are a couple of sources for seed: |
Wild Seed, Inc. Native Seeds/SEARCH
PO Box 27751 2509 No.Campbell Ave. #325
Tempe, AZ 85285 Tucson, AZ 85719
An herb like sage is a good choice for a Chia Pet because, if eaten, it's non-toxic.