meadow sage ‘Blue Hill’

Salvia x sylvestris ‘Blue Hill’ (meadow sage ‘Blue Hill’)

Botanical Name Salvia x sylvestris ‘Blue Hill’
Common Name meadow sage ‘Blue Hill’
Family Lamiaceae
USDA Zone 4 thru 8
Light Requirement Full Sun
Season(s) of interest spring, summer
Height and Spread 1.5-2ft x 1-1.5ft (45-60cm x 30-45cm)
Flower Color Blue
Attracts Wildlife Attracts Pollinators, Rarely Browsed by Mammalian Herbivores
Additional Information Not Native to the US Midwest. Horticultural origin. Ernst Pagels selected it for its intense blue flowers and compact habit.
Location in Lurie Garden Salvia River, Northeast Light Plate, Southeast Light Plate

Average Flowering Time