azure sage

Salvia azurea (azure sage)

Botanical Name Salvia azurea
Common Name azure sage
Family Lamiaceae
USDA Zone 5 thru 9
Light Requirement Full Sun
Season(s) of interest summer, fall
Height and Spread 3-5ft x 2-4ft (90-150cm x 60-120cm)
Flower Color Sky Blue
Attracts Wildlife Attracts Pollinators, Rarely Browsed by Mammalian Herbivores
Additional Information Native to US Midwest. Native range: Michigan to Utah, south to Texas and east to Florida. Host Plant for sage sphinx moth.
Location in Lurie Garden North Dark Plate, Southwest Dark Plate

Average Flowering Time