Salvia clevelandii 'Alpine'

Alpine Sage

Plant family: Lamiaceae - Mint

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Plant type: Sub-shrub

Plant origin: N/A, Horticultural Selection

 
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One Gallon 20   12.99
Five gallon - Natural 0   37.99

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Flower Color Blue, Purple
Blooming Season Spring, Summer
Height 2-3 feet
Spread 1-5 feet
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Decomposed Granite, Adaptable, Rocky

Special Characteristic

Exceptional Fragrance, Good in Containers

Plant Highlights

Powerfully fragrant and incredibly long blooming, Alpine Cleveland Sage is also the cold-hardiest variety of its species, tolerating temperatures well below freezing. Due to its long bloom time, the Alpine variety is a particularly good addition to wildlife gardens. Use it as a screen or border shrub. The flower spikes are attractive in cut-flower arrangements. This variety was discovered growing wild on a rocky, south-facing slope of San Diego's Cuyamaca Mountains near the small town of Alpine.

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