Salvia Mexican Bush

Salvia leucantha

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Salvia leucantha

Mexican Bush sage is an excellent Bee plant!! Fine hairy rich violet-purple, woody flowers with a white corolla. Foliage silvery gray with blue green tint. Drought tolerant once establish. Heavy fall bloomer. Benefits from staking as it gets older and cut back a third for repeat blooms.

Fall blooming companion plants: Salvia Anthony Parker, Swamp Sunflower, Midnight Bush Sage & the Pineapple Sage

Yearly Foliage: Perennial

Hardiness Zone: 7-10

Light: Full Sun to filter shade (needs 4-6 hours sun)

Mature Growth: 4-5 feet high – 4-5 feet wide

Soil: Average garden soil with moisture and good drainage

Blooms: Late Summer until frost

Wildlife: Nectar-insects, Nectar-butterflies, Nectar-bees, Hummingbirds

Plant Size when available: Starter Liner, 1 Quart, 1 Gallon

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Starter Liner, 1 Quart, 1 Gallon