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Perovskia atriplicifolia 'Denim 'n Lace'

#PP 28,445, Can 5,568

More About Perovskia atriplicifolia 'Denim 'n Lace' (PP 28,445, Can 5,568)

  • Bright sky blue flowers are held on amethyst calyxes
  • Narrow, silver-gray leaves with a serrated edge
  • Shrub-like perennial with a loose, upright habit
  • Aromatic foliage
  • Bloom Time: July to October
  • Flower Height: 90 cm
  • Foliage Height: 70 cm

Zone:

4

Height:

60-70 cm

Spread:

50-60 cm

Colour:

Violet
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Russian Sage Growing and Maintenance Tips

Perovskia is drought tolerant and dislikes winter wetness, growing best in an average to dry, well-drained soil, in full sun. In the fall, spent, flower spikes can be pruned off for a tidier appearance. Note: Perovskia should not be pruned too far back until new growth emerges in the spring, and once the new growth appears, prune back to no lower than 30 cm. 


Perovskia atriplicifolia 'Denim 'n Lace' (PP 28,445, Can 5,568) Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Hummingbirds
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Dried Flower/Foliage
Dried Flower/Foliage
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Fragrant
Fragrant
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Lt. Sum-Fall
Summer

Habit

Clumping
Upright

Foliage Color

Gray
Silver

Landscape uses

Foundation planting