Russian Sage is a vigorous, hardy, heat loving, drought tolerant blue-flowered perennial that makes a big show in the garden. A great companion plant to ornamental grasses. (Perovskia atriplicifolia)

Russian Sage

Pool-Russian Sage is a vigorous, hardy, heat loving, drought tolerant blue-flowered perennial that makes a big show in the garden. A great companion plant to ornamental grasses.

The aromatic blooms of Russian Sage (Perovskia atriplicifolia) start in midsummer and last through midfall with little water or upkeep. The habit of 'Denim 'n Lace' (shown) is perkier than those of other Russian sages, making it a nice fit behind shorter plants in a border. This sage grows up to 32 inches high and wide. Full sun; Zones 4–9

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Perovskia Russian Blue Sage - clump - moderate growth - flowers summer & fall - prune back in early spring to from ground - aromatic

Russian Sage Care: Tips For Growing Russian Sage Plant - Admired for its silvery gray, fragrant foliage as much as its lavender-purple flowers, Russian sage makes a bold statement in the garden. Learn how to grow and care for Russian sage in this article.

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Russian Sage along west side of house - likes full sun and heat. deer and drought resistant. 3-4 feet high and wide blooms late summer to first frost. My favorite Russian Sage varieties are Rocketman and Denim N' Lace

Needs correct pruning in spring-Russian Sage along west side of house - likes full sun and heat. deer and drought resistant. feet high and wide blooms late summer to first frost. My favorite Russian Sage varieties are Rocketman and Denim N' Lace:

20-plants-that-almost-grow-without-water - Russian Sage. If you want a unique color and fun shaped plant in your garden, then try growing this!  Just keep it in the sun and in well-drained soil.

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Russian sage plants (Perovskia atriplicifolia) are treated as perennials but are woody sub-shrubs. Perovskia has silver leaves and tall flower spikes.

Learn about pruning Russian sage, including a few tips on Russian sage propagation, from the experts at HGTV Gardens.

Pruning Russian Sage

pruning russian sage: in my climate, basically wait until spring then trim plant to about 18 inches tall.

How propagate Russian Sage from your own plants

Growing The Home Garden: Gardening in the Home Landscape: Propagating Perennials: Russian Sage, Salvia, and Coneflower

perennial border with salvia, common yarrow and russian sage

10 low-maintenance perennials for the busy gardener! You can still have beautiful flower beds without spending a lot of time maintaining them. - Flower Beds and Gardens

Pink-Rose-Purple/Blue. Sedum, Echinacea, Russian Sage...

Sedum, Echinacea, Russian Sage ~ Lady Farm in autumn, the new prairie combines colour-co-ordinated grasses and perennials. Photo by clive nichols.

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