Texas Sage, Thunder Cloud Details

Texas Sage, Thunder Cloud

  • Botanical Name: Leucophyllum candidum 'Thunder Cloud'
  • Plant Type: Shrub
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun, Partial Shade
  • Water Demand: Low
  • Landscape Use: Border - Mixed, Rock Garden, Fragrance, Hedge, Deer Resistant, Salt Tolerant
  • Ornamental Value: Violet, Purple
  • Native/Adapted: Adapted
  • Wildlife Value: Bees, Butterflies, Hummingbirds
  • Season: Summer, Fall
  • Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
  • Plant Form: Upright, Bushy
  • Plant Spread: 4'
  • Plant Height: 3'


Tiny silver-white foliage and deep violet flowers. One of the most flower-producing Texas sages. Not tolerant of poor drainage and do not overwater. Not as cold hardy as L. frutescens.

Shrub Care Guide

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