Salvia mellifera 'Terra Seca'

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Here is an interesting form of the normally upright, native black sage. 'Terra Seca' grows to about 2 1/2 ft. tall and 5 ft. wide. Perfect for a dry sunny bank where it will cover the ground densely and thickly. It will spill over a wall beautifully. The flowers are pale lavender. Deer and drought resistant. This species attracts bees and hummingbirds.

bloomtime: spring-summer

Exposure: sun-part shade

flower color: purple

water: once established, plant survives on rainfall alone, except during periods of prolonged winter drought.

California native.


Ground cover. 

Good for hummingbirds, butterflies, pollinators.