Scientific Name : Perovskia atriplicifolia
Common Name : Russian Sage
Hardiness Zone : 4a - 9b
Hardiness Degree : -30°F (-34°C)
Blooming Season : Summer, Late Summer
Plant Habit : Upright
Water : Light
Fertilizer : Once a month
Spacing : 20 - 30" (51 - 76cm)
Height : 12 - 18" (30 - 46cm)
Width : 24 - 36" (61 - 91cm)
Exposure : Sun
General Information : Big, lavender-blue flowers on stiff, upright stems. Compact variety was found in a seedling mixture of ‘Blue Spire.’ Many blue-purple flowers.
Idea & Tips : Performs best in full sun and well-drained soil. To promote good growth and flowers, cut back to within several inches off the ground in the Spring.
More flowers for more color!
- Truly dwarf variety stays small in subsequent years.
- Features the largest flowers of any Russian Sage.
- Dense branching prevents flopping.
Protection Information : 'Lisslitt' PP20,845