Plant family: Lamiaceae - Mint
Plant type: Shrub
Plant origin: N/A, California, Hybrid
Coastal Sage Scrub
Decomposed Granite, Sandy Loam
Exceptional Fragrance, Good in Containers
The 'Aromas' sage hybrid is a fragrant and early blooming bush sage, developing its deep purple flowers from early to late spring. The gray geen leaves are fragrant when crushed or enjoyed with a warm night in the summer. The long stalks produce flowers that attract hummingbirds, bees, and butterflies. it has a an amplified scent for most of the year, compared to other varieties, and is best placed a medium distance from the windows or house air flow.
Hybrid, random; origin = seedling (19__, Ken Taylor) S. clevelandii x ?; intro Saratoga Horticultural Foundation 1981-82
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