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Russian Sage

Russian Sage

Perovskia atriplicifolia

Bee Friendly Attracts Butterflies Attracts Hummingbirds Fragrant Cut Flowers Drought Tolerant Resists Deer

Perennial Plant of the Year 1995

Collection: Perennials
Tags: Perennial of the Year, perovskia, russian sage

This wonderful plant is hardy and drought tolerant and produces vibrant silver foliage. Flowers arrive in mid summer and remain a cool blue almost up until frost. Perennial Plant of the Year 1995


Botanical NamePerovskia atriplicifolia
ExposureFull Sun
HardinessZone 3
Flower ColourBlue
Bloom MonthsJuly, August, September
FeaturesAttracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Bee Friendly, Cut Flowers, Drought Tolerant, Fragrant, Resists Deer

Planting Instructions

  • Remove from the growing container.
  • Dig a hole 2 times container size and same depth of container.
  • Refill with dry soil.
  • Water thoroughly after planting.