perovskia atriplicifolia

A hardy, heat and drought tolerant perennial that adds beautiful color. This compact Russian Sage produces bursts of lavender-blue blooms and aromatic, deer resistant foliage.

Exposure: Full Sun

Size: 1 1/2 – 2 ft, Height and Width

Bloom Time: June to Frost

Fun Facts:

– 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.