Salvia dorrii | Desert Sage is an amazing shrub for low water landscapes! The deep blue flowers of Desert Sage are held on spikes above the plant. Just the plant to attract native bees, butterflies and other beneficial pollinators. The pungent fragrance of the small undulating leaves is almost over powering.  A tidy plant, perfectly suited for xeriscape gardens.  Plant in full sun, well drained soil, with a minimal amount of water.  Combine Salvia dorrii with  Penstemons to show off the eye-catching blue flowers. No maintenance is needed other than trimming flower stocks after blooming.

Growth rate: Medium

Height: 3ft

Width: 3ft

Full Sun

Low water

Well drained soil

Blue flowers in early summer

Zone 5