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1995 Perennial Plant of the Year ™
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Zone: 4 to 9Perennial
|Blooms early summer to early autumn|
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Cultivar Notes - 'Russian Sage'
Airy spikes of lavender-blue flowers top strong stems with small, finely dissected, silvery-green leaves. Its loose, open habit makes this perennial an effective filler in the back of the border. 1995 Perennial Plant of the Year!
Genus Notes - Perovskia
Perovskia offer aromatic gray foliage and plentiful spikes of long-lasting, lavender-blue flowers from mid- to late-summer. They should be cut back severely in spring. They need well drained soil and tolerate drought.