Blue Sage

Clump-forming perennial with long lanceolate gray-green leaves and whorls of 1 inch flowers. Flowers are sky blue, have two prominent lips, and are borne in whorled clusters around the square stems. Will bloom several times throughout the season if dead flowers are removed and adequate moisture levels are maintained. Flowers are followed by brown tubular seed pods full of round black seeds.

Scientific Name: Salvia azurea
Bloom Color: Blue, White
Bloom Time: September, October, November
Butterfly Host: N/A
Container Size: 3/4 gallon
Cultural Uses: N/A
Fall Foliage: No
Fruit: Small nutlets develop in the spent flowers.
Habit: Herb
Height: 2-5'
Light Needs: Full Sun (5+ hrs. direct sun)
Square Feet Used: 4
Type Of Garden Ecotone: Farm, Community Garden, Street Scape, Urban Garden, Prairie Garden, Arid, Border Woodland, Mesic, Partial Sun, Sun, Upland
Water Needs: Dry, Average

Price: $10.00

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