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Sage

Phlomis cashmeriana

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

65cm

70cm

Min

40cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Sage Overview

This is a dense upright woolly perennial with ovate basal yellow-green leaves. The flowers are purple hooded and borne in mid-summer.

How to propagate Sage

Seed

Propagate by seed in autumn.

Cuttings

Shrubs may also be increased from softwood cuttings in summer and perennials by division in the spring.

Division

Other uses of Sage

They are 'architectural' plants that are attractive for their conspicuous, hooded flowers, borne in dense whorls, their foliage and dried seed heads. Suitable for coastal conditions.