Common name: Russian Sage

Excellent plants for dry soils in sun. Pretty hardy but it is best to leave the old foliage on over winter and then cut back to about 4-6in in late winter. Propagate by cuttings in early summer.

Good bee plants.

A member of the Lamiaceae family (Dead Nettles).

Perovskia Blue Spire

Perovskia or Russian Sage creates a blue haze set off my the silver-grey stems

Fine, feathery, silver-grey foliage and spikes of lavender blue flowers from midsummer onwards. Good bee plant. Very drought tolerant. 3ft tall.

RHS Award of Garden Merit.

Price 4.50 (9cm pot)

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