Savlia azurea, Azure Blue Sage


Special Notes: Salvia azurea is especially attractive to bumble bees. Like many other prairie plants, be used to include grasses to provide support or S. azurea could fall over.

  • Listing ID: 1202
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Soil Moisture: 1-5 (dry to wet): 1-3
  • Stratification: No stratification required
  • Bloom Time: August-October
  • Family: Lamiaceae (Mint)
  • Sunlight Exposure: Partial shade to full sun
  • Latin Name: Salvia azurea
  • Common Name: Azure Blue Sage, Pitcher's Sage
  • Eco-Region: 251