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Perovskia atriplicifolia 'Little Spire'
Common Name: Russian Sage Family: Lamiaceae (The Mint Family)

Perovskia atriplicifolia 'Little Spire'
Zoom In Photo: Walters Gardens

Notes:
Grey-white foliage and airy lavender flowers top off at just two feet tall, about half the height of the species. Does best with dry hot conditions, forming a lovely haze of colour at the front to middle of the border. The hotter the location, the happier the Perovskia.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Europe and Western Russia

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourBlue 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height12-24'  Bloom TimeSummer - Fall 
Spread12-24'  FragranceYes 
Light ExposureLoves Sun Sun  Foliage ColourBluish Green Silver 
Soil MoistureDrought Tolerant Dry Average  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone4-8  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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