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Rocketman Russian Sage

Compact & Attractive

Short, strong silvery stems and clusters of tiny lavender-blue flowers add delightful color and airy texture to any garden landscape—without flopping. This compact variety grows 24- 26-in. tall with a similar spread and aromatic grey-green foliage that resists rabbits and dear. Blooming midsummer through fall, Rocketman Russian Sage is an excellent drought-tolerant choice that will attract plenty of hummingbirds and butterflies. Bareroot. Zones 4-9. PPAF.
  • Zone 4-9
  • Height 30-36 inches
  • Light Required Full sun

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  • Botanical Name: Perovskia atriplicifolia 'Rocketman'
  • Height: 30-36 inches
  • Spacing: 24-30 inches.
  • Depth: Plant with the crown at soil level.
  • Spread: 24 inches
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun
  • Color: Blue
  • Foliage: Non-dissected, silver green leaves.
  • Blooms: Mid summer through early fall.
  • Form: Herbaceous perennial
  • Flower Form: Calyxes/flower spikes. Fragrant
  • Soil Requirements: Well-drained soil. Average to dry soil moisture conditions are ideal.
  • Growth Rate: Moderate to fast growth rate depending on warmth.
  • Pruning: Cut back in late Winter or early Spring. Can prune back all the way to the lowest bud.
  • Comments: Improved variety! Aromatic, gray-green leaves line silvery stems topped with lavender-blue flower spikes. Performs from midsummer well into fall without flopping over like other varieties. Loved by pollinators! Fragrant

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