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Salvia argentea
Common Name: Silver Sage Family: Lamiaceae (The Mint Family)

Salvia argentea
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Silver sage is a clump-forming biennial with large, fuzzy, silver foliage. In its second year it produces branched flowering stems with large, white, hooked sage flowers. Plants may reseed to continue your population. Though silver sage is a biennial it is beautiful and novel and well worth growing. Great for kids.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Europe and Western Russia

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourWhite/Cream 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height12-24'  Bloom TimeSummer 
Spread8-12'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureSun  Foliage ColourSilver 
Soil MoistureDrought Tolerant Dry  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone5-8  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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