- Long summertime bloom period
- Grows 3-4 ft. tall
- Attracts butterflies
- Drought tolerant, once established
- Deer-resistant perennial
Adds refreshing blue color throughout the summer months! Russian Sage is a low-maintenance perennial that grows 3-4 ft. tall. Its finely dissected, grey-green leaves provide a pretty backdrop for the blue flower panicles. The leaves are aromatic when crushed, and the flowers attract butterflies. Whether massed or grown as a specimen plant, Russian Sage is sure to delight. This 1995 Perennial Plant Association Plant of the Year is deer resistant and drought tolerant. Grows best in full sun. Zones 4-9.