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Russian Sage Perovskia atriplicifolia 'Blue Steel'
Perovskia Russian Sage Blue Steel


 
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Shrub-type perennial with erect woody stems and rather informal growth habit. Plants have attractive whitish stems with aromatic silver-green foliage. Exceptional long bloom time from mid-summer into fall. Cut back plants to 8" - 12" each spring to maintain good vigor.

This seed selection produces clouds of small lavender-blue flowers on sturdy stems in summer that do not break or split, outstanding late-season garden interest with aromatic, silvery foliage, Blue Steel needs no vernalization or overwintering to produce flowers. Attracts bees and butterflies. Drought tolerant.

Uses: rock gardens, containers
Sun
Tolerates dry average soil
Height: 24" - 36" tall
Spread: 20" - 28"
Growability: easy
 

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