Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Drought Tolerant
Water Requirements
Water weekly during dry spells
Riverbend Nursery (M.S.)

Salvia officinalis 'Purpurascens'

Purple Sage

Purple leaves borne on purple stems enhance this attractive shrubby perennial. Dried or fresh leaves add excellent flavor and color to meat, stuffing, sausage and cheese. A colorful addition to the herb garden.


24 Inches

Bloom Color:


Salvia (sal'-vee-a)

Family: Lamiaceae · Common Name: Sage

A garden favorite! Salvia has a long bloom period, tolerates drought, and comes in hues ranging from purple and blue to red, pink and white. Plants reach a height of 2-3' and blend well with many other plants. An ideal perennial for almost any garden.

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