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Leucophyllum frutescens 'Silverado' /Texas Silverado Sage

Leucophyllum frutescens 'Silverado'   / Leucophyllum frutescens 'Silverado'
Low growing with mounded form and must have well drained soil
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Low growing with mounded form and must have well drained soil

Has dense, silver-gray foliage

Foliage is more silvery than that of other Texas sage

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Scientific Name: Leucophyllum frutescens 'Silverado'
Common Name: Texas Silverado Sage
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 7, 8, 9, 10 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 3 -5 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Summer
Flower color: Pink
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
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Comments: This is a dwarf selection that has extra silvery foliage make it an outstanding cultivar of Texas sage. It has a rounded form and dense foliage, even to its base. It produces a larger number of pink flowers in summer than other selections. As with all Texas sage, flowers appear after summer rains. Drought tolerant.