meadow sage ‘Purple Rain’

 

Botanical Name Salvia verticillata ‘Purple Rain’
Common Name meadow sage ‘Purple Rain’
Family Lamiaceae
USDA Zone 5 to 8
Light Requirement Full Sun
Season(s) of interest Summer, Fall
Height and Spread
1-2ft x 1.5-2.5ft (30-60cm x 45-75cm)
Flower Color Gray Purple
Attracts Wildlife Pollinators
Additional Information
Horticultural origin. Introduced by Piet Oudolf. S. verticillata is native to Europe.
Location in Lurie Garden
Northeast Light Plate, North Dark Plate