Perovskia atriplicifolia 'Sage Advice'
- Dense & compact variety
- Blue flower panicles throughout summer into autumn
- Very durable & easy to grow
'Denim 'n Lace' has rich purple flowers on sturdy stems; so no more floppy flowers! This is a low maintenance garden choice as it is very drought tolerant once established. Perovskia atriplicifolia was named 1995 Perennial Plant Association Plant of the Year.
Uses: Borders, Cottage Gardens, Cut Flower, Landscapes, Mass Planting
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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