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Salvia 'Frankie Lee'

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Species Name: Salvia 'Frankie Lee'
Common Name: Frankie Lee Salvia

Stunning, new introduction by the Theodore Payne Foundation! Featuring a hybrid between both white and black sage. Robust and stout growth. Plant produces both white and blue flowers.

Plant Family: Lamiaceae
Plant Type: Perennial
Height by Width: 4-6' H x 3-4' W
Growth Habit: Upright, spreading
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Full sun
Soil Preference: Well-draining
Water Requirements: Drought-tolerant to occasional
Cold Hardy to: 25 degrees F
Flower Season: Spring
Flower Color: White-Blue
Endangered?: Not Listed
Distribution: Selected for use in the garden. Hybrid of Salvia apiana X mellifera. Introduced by the Theodore Payne Foundation.
Natural Habitat: Canyons, hillsides, slopes

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