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PEROVSKIA

Commonly known as Russian sage

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Absorbed into the Salvia genus.

Late-season colour from lavender to purple in airy, insect-friendly  clumps.

Genus of 7 species of deciduous subshrubs occurring in rocky sites from Central Asia to the Himalayas.

Further Reading....

  • Deciduous - lance-shaped, coarsely-toothed, lobed leaves 5-6cm (2-2½in) long.
  • Height - 1.2m (4ft)
  • Spread - 1m (3ft)
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - clump-forming perennial. Produces flowers in narrow spikes to 30cm (12in) or longer.
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - Salvia yangii. Wildlife plant - insects.
  • Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of origin - Iran, Afghanistan, western Pakistan.
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Scented Plants - Scented foliage - - aromatic when crushed. Sage and lavender scented.
  • Soil Conditions - Well drained, dry, poor to moderately fertile soil - - they will also survive in coastal, chalky and dry positions.
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
  • Butterfly friendly
Perovskia - Growing Guide
1.2m (4ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  1m (3ft)
 

Buy Varieties of PEROVSKIA

PEROVSKIA atriplicifolia 'Blue Spire'  AWARD

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Commonly known as: Russian sage.
Dainty grey foliage, tall blue flowering spikes
Multibuy
individually £12.50 each , 3+ £10.00 each 
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PEROVSKIA 'Little Spire'

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Commonly known as: compact Russian Sage.
Silver-grey foliage and spikes of violet-blue flowers
Multibuy
individually £12.50 each , 3+ £10.00 each 
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PEROVSKIA 'Silvery Blue'

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Commonly known as: Russian Sage.
Attractive upright blue-grey foliage with blue flowers above
Multibuy
individually £12.50 each , 3+ £10.00 each 
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