A picture of a Coast Blue Sage

Coast Blue Sage

Salvia scabra

Full Sun
Easy care
Tender

H5-H1c

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

More images of Coast Blue Sage

Tubular, lilac, mauve or purple flowers sporadically all year round, peaking in summer
Lyre-shaped leaves, rough and covered in glandless hairs
Nutlet seeds inside they calyx

Coast Blue Sage Overview

Salvia scabra is a dainty sage which is adorned with mauve flowers between spring and autumn, with its peak flowering in summer. Being water-wise and its ability to survive in a variety of garden conditions, even coastal gardens, is sure to make it a favourite in any herbaceous border planting.

Special features of Coast Blue Sage

Pot plant

Attracts bees

Other uses of Coast Blue Sage

Medicinal