Perovskia atriplicifolia (Russian Sage)
Native to Pakistan this perennial is ideal for hot, dry conditions and will look good in a border planted amongst other sun loving plants but also alone in a container.
In early spring, when there are signs of new growth, cut back to between 8 and 12 inches.
- Attractive to wildlife
- Aromatic foliage
- Small blue flowers throughout late summer and early autumn
- Full sun
- Dry conditions
- Well drained
- Suitable for flower borders and beds, city/ courtyard/coastal/cottage/informal/gravel gardens, containers and cut flowers
- H 100-150 cm x S 50-100 cm over 2-5 years