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Salvia leucantha

Mexican Bush Sage

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Plant Facts

Scientific Name Salvia leucantha
Principal Common Name Mexican Bush Sage
Common Name(s) Sage
Description Mexican Sage is a shrubby perennial with deep purple flower spikes and gray green velvety foliage blooming in fall.
General Comments This is a fast growing open shrub that blooms in late fall through spring.
Nativity Mexico
Height Range 10 - 0 FT
Spread Range 3 - 0 FT
Flower Showy Y
Sunset Zones 9 : 14 : 15 : 16 : 17 : 19 : 20 : 21 : 22 : 23 : 24
USDA Zones
Leaf Color Gray-Green
Leaf Texture Velvety
Form Shrub
Flower Color Purple
Flower Time Fall : Winter
Ease of Growing Easy
Light Preferences Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun)
Soil Preferences Well-drained
Watering Preferences Sparse
Outstanding Features Attracts Butterflies : Color : Flower : Leaf

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