'Indigo Spires' Sage
Salvia farinacea x longispicata 'Indigo Spires'
Height - 4 feet
Width - 4 feet
Adapted shrubby perennial
Other common names
'Indigo Spires' Salvia
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Save Water Low to medium water required
More Color Long showy spires of blue-purple flowers, spring until fall
Attract Wildlife Hummingbirds, bees and butterflies love the flowers
Reduce Maintenance Deadheading is optional to encourage blooms
Texas Tough Survives Texas summers and winters
Although the flowers, at first glance, appear similar to the Mealy Blue Sage, this plant is much larger, and the flower spires are much longer. Flowers serve as an abundant nectar source for hummingbirds, bees and butterflies. Is very drought tolerant once established.