Perovskia atriplicifolia 'Little Spire'
Little Spire Russian Sage: Patent PP 11643
'Little Spire' is a compact Russian sage cultivar which typically grows to 2' tall (species typically grows to 3-4'). It is a woody-based perennial of the mint family. Features finely-dissected, aromatic, gray-green foliage on stiff, upright, square stems. Whorls of 2-lipped, tubular, violet-blue flowers tiered in branched, terminal panicles appear over a long summer bloom.
More About Perovskia atriplicifolia 'Little Spire'
- Easy to grow in average, well-drained soil.
- Tolerates dry, alkaline soil and coastal conditions.
- Genus name honors Russian general V. A. Perovski (1794 - c. 1857)
The work of Dutch breeder Herbert Oudshoorn is responsible for this excellent, compact, long-blooming, low-maintenance landscape plant. Patent administered by Future Plants.
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Height: 18-24 Inches
Spread: 1-3 ft
Hardiness Zone: 5-9
- Cottage Garden
- Mass Plant
- Cut Flower / or Foliage
- Dried Flower
- Good for Naturalizing
- Drought Tolerant
- Deer Resistant
- Rabbit Resistant
- Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
- Part Sun/Part Shade
- Does best in full sun
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