Salvia leucantha – “Mexican Sage”
4-5′ x 3-3.5′ Full sun/pt shade Sept-Frost
Rich violet-purple, fleecy flowers with tubular white corollas on long stems. Plants may be pinched until August to promote branching and control height. Although somewhat tender in north Georgia, it is unsurpassed for its fall display. Inflorescences are good for cutting.