Russian Sage

Resilient to Drought, Heat, and Even Deer
Special Price $13.95 Regular Price $15.95
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Features to Note


4 - 9

Mature Height

4 Feet

Mature Width

4 Feet

Light Requirements

Full Sun

Moisture Requirements

Moist, well-drained

Soil Tolerance

Normal, loamy

Zone Compatibility

This Variety's Zone Range
4 - 9
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The USDA hardiness zones offer a guide to varieties that will grow well in certain climates. Each zone corresponds to the minimum winter temperatures experienced in a given area. Make sure that your hardiness zone lies within the zone compatibility range of this variety before ordering.


Talk about dynamic. Perovskia atriplicifolia, a Russian sage, is the jack of all trades when it comes to its various roles in the garden. A classy perennial, Perovskia atriplicifolia features flushes of lilac-blue blooms throughout the summer that are both very showy and also highly fragrant. Its greatest quality is its tenacity—nothing can stop it from giving a beautiful floral performance. Whether your landscape is plagued by deer or ravaged by extreme heat and drought, Russian sage takes everything nature throws at it without losing a step. Perovskia atriplicifolia is also perfect for pollinator gardens as they are irresistible to bees and butterflies. With their pleasing fragrance, you'll want to add these airy blooms to cut flower arrangements too. Give this tough, talented sun-loving perennial a place of honor in your beds, borders and containers and you won't be disappointed.


Genus: Perovskia
Species: atriplicifolia
Variety: 'Mini Skirt'
Item Form: 1-Quart
Category: Perennials, Plants
Bloom Season Start: Mid Summer
Bloom Season End: Late Summer
Bloom Color: Blue, Lavender
Habit: Mound-shaped
Days To Maturity: 50
USDA Zone Low: 4
USDA Zone High: 9
Uses: Cut Flowers, Ornamental
Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
State Shipping Restrictions: GU, HI, PR, VI
Shipping Method Restrictions: none
Discount Exempt: No



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