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Jerusalem Sage

Perennial Full Sun
Phlomis fruiticosa 
Ht. 2-4 Spread: 3-4
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Spacing: 18-24

HABIT:  Gray, wooly leafed perennial with tiers of bright yellows in late spring through early summer. Candelabra appearance. Grows to 2-3 in height. P. russelliana, also called Jerusalem sage, looks similar but is bigger in every way flowers are larger, dull green leaves are considerably larger getting 3-4 in height.

CULTURE:  Both forms are drought tolerate and easy to grow in well drained soil.

USES:  Late spring, early summer color, for perennial gardens and borders.

PROBLEMS:  None serious.


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