Perovskia atriplicifolia Blue Spires (Blue Spires Russian Sage) is the best large growing Russian Sage selection blooming with dark blue flower spikes appearing in mid-summer. Thought to be a hybrid of two species, this plant has amazing vigor and blooms for many months.

Common Name

Blue Spires Russian Sage

Botanical Name

Perovskia atriplicifolia Blue Spires

Zones

4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Light Requirements

Full Sun

Flower Color

Blue

Mature Height

48" tall

Mature Spread

48" wide

Bloom Time

Summer

Ships As

Potted Plant

Soil Type

Sandy Soil, Clay Soil, Average Soil

Soil Moisture

Drought Resistant / Waterwise

Amount Of Rain

10 to 20", 20 to 30", 30 to 40" (with care)

Advantages

Easy To Grow, Attract Butterflies, Attract Hummingbirds, Bee Friendly, Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Fragrant Flower / Foliage, Good For Cut Flowers, Extended Bloom Time (more than 4 weeks), Good Rockgarden Or Alpine Plant

Ideal Region

Anywhere In The US, Northeast, Midwest, West, Southwest, Hot Desert, Pacific Northwest

Planting Time

Spring / Summer, Fall

Blue Spires Russian Sage

$8.90Price