All sages have square stems and whorls of two-lipped flowers, either distinctly spaced along flower stalks or so tightly crowded that they look like one dense spike; some species have branched inflorescences. Flower colors range from white and yellow through salmon and pink to scarlet and pure red, from pale lavender to true blue and darkest purple. A few sages have fragrant blossoms. Many have aromatic foliage. Sages attract hummingbirds, bees, butterflies.Salvia chamaedryoides
Rounded plant to 1–2 ft. tall, spreading 2–3 ft. or more by underground runners. Silvery, 3/4-in.-long leaves; brilliant true blue, 1-in. flowers on stems to 8 in. long. Heaviest bloom comes in late spring and fall, with intermittent flowering during rest of growing season.Deadhead to encourage rebloom. Elegant front-of-border plant. Drought tolerant but blooms longer and better with more water.
Fragrant, upward-facing white or purple flowers, sometimes flushed pink. Plant grows 3 to 6 ft. high a...
Grows 30 to 75 ft. high and 18 to 45 ft. wide. Silvery blue-green young foliage. Dark green, 3- to 5-i...
Native to western Asia, eastern Mediterranean, Ficus carica is grown for edible fruit; for or...