Also known as: Texas Sage
A compact, arching evergreen shrub with densely silver gray wooly leaves. Bears solitary, bell shaped, rose-purple flowers 1 inch across.
Host Plant for Chianti Checkerspot Butterfly, and native species to west Texas.
Yearly Foliage: Perennial
Hardiness Zone: 8-10
Light: Full Sun
Mature Growth: 4-8 feet high – 4-6 feet wide
Soil: Well drained, poor, sandy soil and is drought & salt tolerant, suitable for xeriscaping
Wildlife: Nectar-insects, Nectar-butterflies, Nectar-bees
Larval Host Plant for: Chianti Checkerspot Butterfly