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Perovskia atriplicifolia 'Rocketman'


Will begin shipping Apr 5th 2021 depending on your hardiness zone and plant readiness. If you have a preferred ship date please let us know in the order comments.

Common Name:
Russian Sage
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Garden Height:
30-36 Inches
Garden Spread:
30-42 Inches
  • Compact form with upright habit resists flopping
  • Blooms summer into autumn
  • Fragrant flowers & foliage

This plant has a great upright and compact habit, which means that it does not have to be staked. The fragrant flowers are a beautiful lavender-blue against grey-green leaves. It is deer resistant, drought tolerant once established in the landscape, and attracts hummingbirds. An attractive, long-blooming plant for easy color in the landscape. Perovskia atriplicifolia was named 1995 Perennial Plant Association Plant of the Year.

Uses: Borders, Containers, Cut Flower, Rock Gardens, Xeriscaping
Nature Attraction: Bees, Hummingbirds
Critter Resistance: Deer, Rabbit
Notable Features: Drought Tolerant, Fragrant

Homeowner Growing Tips: Grow in full sun in well drained soils. Tolerates clay soil, dry, alkaline soils, poor fertility, and salt spray. Cut stems back close to the base in early spring.

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