Sage, Mealy Blue Details

Sage, Mealy Blue

  • Also Known As: Mealy Cup Sage, Mealy Sage
  • Botanical Name: Salvia farinacea
  • Plant Type: Perennial
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun, Partial Shade
  • Water Demand: Low, Medium
  • Landscape Use: Deer Resistant, Rock Garden, Container
  • Ornamental Value: Blue, White
  • Native/Adapted: Native
  • Wildlife Value: Bees, Birds (specifically Hummingbirds), Butterflies (nectar source)
  • Season: Spring, Summer, Fall
  • Deciduous/Evergreen: Deciduous
  • Plant Form: Upright
  • Plant Spread: 1.5'
  • Plant Height: 2'


6- to 8-inch upright spikes of flowers. Needs well-drained soils. 'Victoria Blue' is a native selection.

Perennial Care Guide

Sage, Mealy Blue Photos