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Leucophyllum langmaniae/Braue River Sage, Rio Bravo Sage, Texas Sage

Leucophyllum langmaniae / Leucophyllum langmaniae
Silvery-gray foliage
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Silvery-gray foliage

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Scientific Name: Leucophyllum langmaniae
Common Name: Braue River Sage, Rio Bravo Sage, Texas Sage
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 7, 8 Determine Your Zone
Height: 5-8 feet
Spread: 3 -5 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Summer
Flower color: Blue, Purple
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Dry
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Low
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
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Comments: This is a medium-sized evergreen shrub which produces lavender-blue flowers in spring through the summer and even into the fall. It is reported to be quite drought hardy once the plant is well established. Two highly recommended cultivars include 'Lynn's Legacy' and 'Rio Bravo.'