nown as sacred sage, California White Sage (Salvia Apiana) was first used by Native Americans in rituals of cleansing and healing. White sage is an evergreen perennial native to desert reqions of California. We offer pure White Sage in loose and in a variety of sizes. The perfect sage for cleansing and purifying any environment. Burning sage has been known to clear the air due to the release of negative ions. Sage has been shown to have antimicrobial and antibacterial properties. The smoke of this highly aromatic plant is used in rituals and ceremonies to release negativity, cleanse the aura, cleanse the home, and send prayers to the Creator.