Joy Creek Nursery

071-044   Salvia officinalis 'Purpurascens'  

Salvia officinalis 'Purpurascens'
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The matte purple evergreen foliage of Salvia officinalis 'Purpurascens' makes this a very useful accent. Can also be used in cooking. Benefits from a yearly shearing or frequent culinary trimming to keep it less woody at the base. Very lovely grown in a container of culinary herbs near a sunny kitchen door.

Early to midsummer.  18 in. x 18 in.

Lilac-blue flowers

Sun     Zones 7, 8, 9, 10

20300 NW Watson Road  Scappoose, OR 97056
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