Salvia pachyphylla

Also known as:

  • Mojave Sage

Plant Type

shrub, perennial

Zones

5a-10b

Size

H:18"-36"
W:24"-36"

Growing Conditions

Soil Needs:

average, well-drained, sandy/gritty

Water Needs:

regular, occasional, low, drought tolerant

Sun Exposure:

sun

Features

Flowers:

pink, blue

Foliage:

evergreen

Wildlife:

deer resistant

Flowering Time:

spring, summer, fall

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Far Reaches Farm

Port Townsend, Washington

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Far Reaches Farm

Location

Port Townsend, Washington

360-385-5114

www.farreachesfarm.com

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Desert Jewels Nursery

Spokane, Washington

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Desert Jewels Nursery

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Plant Select®

Denver, Colorado

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Plant Select®

Location

Denver, Colorado

plantselect.org

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Arrowhead Alpines

Fowlerville, Michigan

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Arrowhead Alpines

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ZEPHYRANTHES

Midland, Western Australia

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ZEPHYRANTHES

Climatically appropriate plants for Perth gardens

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Port Townsend, Washington

360-385-5114

www.farreachesfarm.com

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Maybe the Queen of California Sages, this is surely one of California's loveliestand hardiest. It has intensely aromatic foliage and makes roughly 2' x 3' bushes with rosey pink flowers during the summer. Impeccable drainage - it would grow great in pure sand and full sun for example.

Description by: Arrowhead Alpines

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Fowlerville, Michigan

517-223-3581

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Low spreading sub shrubs 12-18? tall by up to 5 foot wide, spatulate gray hairy leaves, bright bluish violet flowers with exerted stamens, set between showy rose purple bracts packed in whorls on 6? spikes, one of the best shrubby Salvias. _ZONE 6

Description by: Plant Select®

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Denver, Colorado

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The intensely aromatic, evergreen foliage has great substance. Silver-green leaves set off persistent mauve bracts that surround the flowers. Shrubby perennial. Xeriscape. Well-drained loam or sandy soil. USDA zones 5-10.

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