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Perovskia atriplicifolia 'Little Spire' - Russian Sage
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Perovskia atriplicifolia 'Little Spire'

Russian Sage

Perovskia 'Little Spire' offers unique grayish-green aromatic foliage and a shrub-like growth habit. 'Little Spire' Russian Sage abounds with hundreds of small tubular lavender-blue flowers appearing on spikes in early summer and throughout the cooler weather of fall. Strong and upright, 'Little Spire' offers a more compact habit of perovskia, making it a perfect addition to any sunny flowerbed. Reliably deer-resistant!

Russian Sage Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Blooms all summer long and performs well through the summer heat. This compact variety is best suited for the front of the border.

Height:

18-24 Inches

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Spread:

18-24 Inches

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Hardiness Zone:

4 - 9

Characteristics & Attributes for Perovskia atriplicifolia 'Little Spire'

Exposure
Sun
Soil Moisture Preference
Dry
Average
Attracts Wildlife
Hummingbirds
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Summer
Fall
Height
16-24 Inches
Attributes
Fragrant
Container
Great Foliage
Cut Flower
Drought Tolerant
Mass Planting
Dried Flower
Edging
Border or Bed
Foliage Color
Green
Silver
Great Companion Plants for Perovskia atriplicifolia 'Little Spire'
Black-eyed Susan Black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia fulgida var. sullivanti 'Goldsturm')
Coneflower Coneflower (Echinacea purpurea 'Magnus')
Stonecrop, tall Stonecrop, tall (Sedum spectabile 'Brilliant')
Yarrow Yarrow (Achillea taygetea 'Moonshine')
Grass, Maiden Grass, Maiden (Grass, Miscanthus sinensis 'Gracillimus')
Stonecrop Stonecrop (Sedum 'Moonlight Serenade')
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