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Mexican Bush Sage 'Santa Barbara'

Salvia leucantha

Typically available from spring to fall. Call store for exact availability. 

Compact variety boasts spires of fuzzy flowers in purple, white or a combination. Blooms from summer until frost. Use in borders or as a foundation plant. 

Plant with Coneflower 


  • Landscape Size: 18"-24" tall, 3'-4' width
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun
  • Water Needs: Low
  • USDA Zone: 8a
  • Growth Habit: Upright, Rounded
  • Growth Rate: Fast
  • Attributes: Waterwise, Fragrant, Attracts Hummingbirds, Deer Resistant, Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers

These characteristics apply to the greater Sacramento area and nearby regions. 

Live outside of our area? Please check with your local cooperative extension for the best growing practices in your neck of the woods.

Visit: UC Cooperative Extension Offices

Visit: National County Extension Offices

    Green Thumb Guide

    Does best in enriched soils with good drainage. Cut to ground in late winter to refresh. Feed in early spring with a general fertilizer.  



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