Photo Courtesy of Walters Gardens

Salvia nemorosa East Friesland ('Ostfriesland') (Garden Sage)

Spikes of violet-blue flowers grow on luminous, dark purple stems in round clumps, along with deep green aromatic foliage. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms early summer
1-1.5 ft tall x 1.5-2 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Salt tolerant


Zone Zone 4
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Moderate Moisture