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Little Spire Russian Sage

 

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Love the lavender-blue flower spikes of Russian Sage, but don’t have the space? 'Little Spire' is the perfect choice for a border or small-space garden, growing to be only 24” tall. A tidy plant that won't flop over, this variety is hardy and extremely easy to grow. PP# 11643 (Perovskia atriplicifolia)

Zones 5 - 9
Advantages
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Attract Butterflies
Attract Butterflies
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Easy to Grow
Easy to Grow
Fragrant
Fragrant
Dried Flowers
Dried Flowers
Pest / Disease Resistant
Pest / Disease Resistant
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Full Sun
Mature Plant Size 20-24" tall, 18-24" wide
Bloom Time Mid summer to fall
Size Plant - 2.25" pot
SKU ABLJ4XX

Plant Information

Russian Sage is a must have in any garden. The true-blue blooms are one of the most rare colors in flowers and this variety does not disappoint. Lovely, bright blue spikes continue for weeks on large plants, making them a versatile component of almost any garden.
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ABLJ4XX
AFLJ431 (Plant - 2.25" pot) - Out of stock.
259PER (Plant - 3" pot) - Out of stock.
Common Name Dwarf Russian Sage Little Spire PP#11643
Botanical Name Perovskia atriplicifolia Little Spire PP#11643
Patent Number PP#11643
Zones 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Light Requirements Full Sun
Flower Color Purple
Mature Height 20-24" tall
Estimated Mature Spread 18-24" wide
Growth Rate Medium
Bloom Time Mid summer to fall
Planting Depth Crown of plant should rest just at or above the soil surface after watering in.
Ships As Potted Plant
Foliage Color Gray-Green
Foliage Silvery green leaves.
Planting Time Fall
Soil Type Sandy Soil, Loamy Soil, Drought/Dry Soil
Soil Moisture Dry, Average, Well Draining
Tolerates Dry Sites, Salt
Advantages Deer Resistant, Attract Butterflies, Rabbit Resistant, Easy to Grow, Fragrant, Dried Flowers, Pest / Disease Resistant
Additional Information
Poisonous or Toxic to Animals Skin and eye irritant.
Ideal Region Northeast, Southeast, Midwest, Southwest, West, Pacific Northwest
Neonicotinoid-Free Yes - Learn More
Ships to Hawaii, Alaska & Canada No

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As soon as your order is placed you will receive a confirmation email. You will receive a second email the day your order ships telling you how it has been sent. Fall bulbs are shipped at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone. Perennial orders may arrive separately from bulbs and seeds. If your order requires more than one shipment, there is no additional shipping charge. See our shipping information page for approximate ship dates and more detailed information. If you need express shipping or have any questions, please call Customer Service toll-free at (877) 309-7333 or contact us by email.

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To determine if a plant is sufficiently cold hardy, the USDA created numbered zones indicating winter low temperatures; the lower the zone number the colder the winter.

  • If the coldest winter temperature expected in your area is -15°F (zone 5) then any plants rated zones 3-5 will survive the winter temperatures in your area.
  • If you live in very warm winter areas (zones 9-11) plants with zones 3-4 ratings are not recommended. The lack of freezing winter temperatures do not provide a time for winter dormancy (rest).

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