Salvia 'Allen Chickering'
A popular hybrid of Salvia leucophylla and S. clevelandii. A fragrant evergreen shrub that grows three to five feet tall and wide. The foliage is comprised of deeply wrinkled gray-green leaves. This sage produces blue-purple flowers that bloom in early spring. Prune back young plants regularly in the first year to encourage long-term development of a strong bushy structure.
- Plant in full sun
- Best in well-drained soil, low amounts of supplemental water during summer
- Drought tolerant
- Attracts bees, butterflies, hummingbirds
- Deer resistant
- Hardy up to 15 degrees
-Native to California