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Salvia leucantha 'All Purple' /All Purple Mexican Bush Sage

Salvia leucantha 'All Purple'  / Salvia leucantha 'All Purple'
An excellent selection of the Mexican bush sage growing in an English garden
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An excellent selection of the Mexican bush sage growing in an English garden

Growing in a California garden

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Scientific Name: Salvia leucantha 'All Purple'
Common Name: All Purple Mexican Bush Sage
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 8, 9, 10 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 3 -5 feet
Bloom time: Summer, Fall
Flower color: Blue
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
No
Landscape Categories: Plants That Attract Hummingbirds
Comments: The velvety-purple flowers of this salvia are covered with fuzzy hairs. As with most salvias hummingbirds and butterflies are attracted to the flowers. Provide full sunlight and a well drained soil for salvias. Free from insects and disease pests.