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Perovskia abrotanoides

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Features

  • BloomsSeptember to November
  • Growth HabitClump
  • Flower ColourBlue purple
  • Leaf ColourGreen

Description

Perovskia abrotanoides. A deciduous sub-shrub from Afghanistan and the western Himalayas. Bears grey green deeply cut leaves and tubular flowers in purple-pink.

Characteristics

Deciduous, Fragrant

Origin

Eastern Asia

Interest and use

Grown for their aromatic, foliage and blue flowers which attract bees.

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Needs

  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile
  • WaterSemi-moist

Cultivation

They can be grown in any well-drained, dry soil in a sunny position. You can propagate from seeds or softwood cuttings.

Propagation

You can propagate from seeds or softwood cuttings.

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