Salvia 'Purple'


Photo courtesy of Ball Horticultural

  • Purple Sage has bluish-purple stems and leaves
  • Award of Garden Merit
Award Winning
Award Winning
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Full Sun
Full Sun

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Clip the foliage back in spring to promote fresh new leaves.

Height: 12-24 in
Spread: 16-18 in
Spacing: 20-24 in
Price Level 1: $4.99 ea.~4 ½” pot
Bloom Color: Purple
Zone: 6-9

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Disease Resistant
  • Border or Bed
  • Award Winning
  • Container
  • Heat Tolerant
  • Drought Tolerant

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant


  • Full Sun


  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Silver
  • Purple

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Fall
  • Summer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Hummingbirds

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained
  • Dry Soil
  • Average Water