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Perovskia Lacey Blue

Scientific Name : Perovskia atriplicifolia
Common Name : Russian Sage
Hardiness Zone : 4a - 9b
Hardiness Degree : -30°F (-34°C)
Blooming Season : Summer, Autumn, 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.
Grower Information : Features the largest flowers of any Russian Sage – larger flowers for more color! Truly dwarf variety stays small in subsequent years, and dense branching prevents flopping.
Protection InformationPP20,845
(Flowering Only License)
Breeder : Concept Plants, B.V.
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    • Bloom Months:
      July to September

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