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WHITE SAGE

WHITE SAGE

Salvia apiana
Member $6.95
Non-Member $8.95
A dramatic, tall-growing evergreen salvia from California with striking silvery-white foliage that emits a powerful sage fragrance when bruised.silvery-white foliage that emits a powerful sage fragrance when bruised. This is the ‘sage’ that is burnt to cleanse evil spirits in herbal lore. Impressive wands of white flowers with tiny mauve spots can rise up to 180cm above the plant in spring with each spike bearing hundreds of blossoms. A favourite with birds and bees, this sun-loving, dry-tolerant perennial makes a strong focal point in any water-wise garden, even at night when its silvery appearance is reflective by moon or garden lighting. Useful for stabilising banks and slopes.
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PLANTS: PSAAPI

Growing Information

Heat Zone 1 - 10
Height To 1.5m
Position in Full Sun
Flowers Sep - Nov
Pot Size: Midi Pot
Cold Zone 9b - 10
Width To 90cm
Drought tolerant once established
Evergreen

Growing Tips

Open up your plant parcel as soon as it arrives. Place your plant in a light, airy position and give it some water.

WHITE SAGE

Salvia apiana
Member $6.95
Non-Member $8.95
A dramatic, tall-growing evergreen salvia from California with striking silvery-white foliage that emits a powerful sage fragrance when bruised.silvery-white foliage that emits a powerful sage fragrance when bruised. This is the ‘sage’ that is burnt to cleanse evil spirits in herbal lore. Impressive wands of white flowers with tiny mauve spots can rise up to 180cm above the plant in spring with each spike bearing hundreds of blossoms. A favourite with birds and bees, this sun-loving, dry-tolerant perennial makes a strong focal point in any water-wise garden, even at night when its silvery appearance is reflective by moon or garden lighting. Useful for stabilising banks and slopes.
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PLANTS: PSAAPI
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