Botanical name: Perovskia atriplicifolia Family Lamiaceae Plant type: Evergreen sub-shrub. Note: Although this plant is evergreen it should be cut back hard each year in order to maintain a nice dense & compact shape. Size: 90-120cm tall x 60-90cm wide Flowering time: Summer. Spacing: Plant 60-90cm apart. Soil type: Well drained. Position: Full sun to light shade Pruning required: Cut back to about 10cm tall in Winter. Fertiliser: Feed well in early Spring. Climatic Tolerances: Sub-tropical to cool.
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