Salvia azurea

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Plant types and subtypes: Perennials

Light Requirements: sun

Water Use: low

Soil Moisture: dry, moist

Soil Description: average, poor, loam, clay, sand, gravel/rock

Height: 2'-5'

Bloom Time: July, August, September, October

Bloom Color: blue

Leaf Color: gray-green

Hardiness Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

Additional Tags: attracts bees, attracts butterflies, deer resistant, drought tolerant, naturalizing

Salvia azurea (azure blue sage)
  • Salvia azurea (azure blue sage)
  • Salvia azurea (azure blue sage)

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Description

Salvia azurea

Also known as:

azure blue sage

,

pitcher sage

,

big blue sage

,

azure sage

,

giant blue sage

,

blue sage

Scientific Synonyms:

Native Range & Classification

Recorded County Distribution: USDA data

Native Range:
AL, AR, CO, CT, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, NY, OH, OK, SC, TN, TX, UT, WI

Classification

Kingdom Plantae Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida Dicotyledons
Subclass Asteridae
Order Lamiales
Family Lamiaceae Mint family
Genus Salvia sage
Species Salvia azurea azure blue sage