Photo of the Day: Black Peruvian Sage

By |2019-11-11T12:46:51-08:00November 11th, 2019|Photos|

This is Peruvian Sage (Salvia discolor), also known as "Andian Sage." Fairly rare even in its native Peru, the plant grow long white stems with leaves that are green on one side and white on the other. The end of the stem is a series of deep purple flowers the color of blackberries with a scent that's a blend of sage and currants. It propagates easily, but is a little tender when it comes to cold, so they do need  [keep reading...]