Mexican Bush Sage Details

Mexican Bush Sage

  • Botanical Name: Salvia leucantha
  • Plant Type: Perennial
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun
  • Water Demand: Low
  • Landscape Use:
  • Ornamental Value: Blue, Purple
  • Native/Adapted: Adapted
  • Wildlife Value: Birds (specifically Hummingbirds), Butterflies (nectar source)
  • Season: Summer, Fall
  • Deciduous/Evergreen: Deciduous
  • Plant Form: Upright
  • Plant Spread: 5'
  • Plant Height: 5'

Description

18-inch spikes of purple/white or purple flowers. Needs well-drained soil. Lubbock's Signature Plant. Cut back close to ground before spring growth starts or at the end of the blooming period.

Perennial Care Guide

Mexican Bush Sage Photos