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2024 Seed Catalog

Russian Sage Taiga - Perovskia atriplicifolia
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Russian Sage Seeds

Taiga Russian Sage produces branching sprays of small summer flowers that create a marvelous lavender-blue haze from July to September. Blooms attract butterflies and hummingbirds. The Silvery leaves are finely cut, and wonderfully aromatic.

Taiga Russian Sage needs moderate to little water, performs well in hot, humid climates and is a more upright growing, less likely to flop selection. Plants grow 2-3 ft. tall in short season climates, and up to 5 ft. tall in mild climates. Blooms the first year when started early. Taiga Russian sage is a winter hardy perennial to zone 5.

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Growing Taiga Russian Sage Seeds

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Plant Russian Sage Seeds: Sow seeds in cell packs or or 2 in. pots, press into soil and barely cover. Kept at 65-72° F., germination occurs in 7-21 days. Transplant into the garden 16-24 in. apart for Blue Steel, and 24-36 in. apart for Taiga.

Grow Russian Sage: Full sun, tolerates extreme heat and drought. Thrives in any soil with good drainage. Will flower the first year when started early. Plants are deer resistant. Flowers attract butterflies and hummingbirds. Russian Sage looks stunning when combined with white flowering plants.

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