Salvia leucantha, Mexican Bush Sage
See it in our vegetable garden!
Category: Bushy evergreen subshrub
Height: 3' - 4'
Light: Full sun to partial afternoon shade
Bloom: Showy soft, fuzzy arching clusters of white on purple calyces
Bloom Time: Late summer until the first frost
Growth Habit: Spread about 2' - 4' ; loose bushy
Comments: Attracts bees, butterflies and hummingbirds. Native to Central America. Downy leaves. Silver gray foliage will die back to ground in winter; do not overwater.
Dinesh Valke from Thane, India / CC BY-SA (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)
Vinayaraj / CC BY-SA (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0)