Perovskia – Russian Sage
A hardy, heat and drought tolerant perennial that adds beautiful color. The perfect addition to a garden in hot, dry areas. Lacy-like, bright sky blue flowers are held on amethyst calyxes, with strong stems and an upright habit. The beautiful color will last a long time!
Exposure: Full Sun
Height: 28 – 32 Inches
Width: 34 – 38 Inches
Bloom Time: Mid Summer to Mid Fall
– Genus name honors Russian general V.A. Perovski.
– Native to Central Asia (Afghanistan, Pakistan etc.).
– Sage reference refers to the sage aroma given off, but, it is not part of the sage family.
Photo: Denim ‘n Lace