This drought-tolerant perennial flowers for a long period late in the season attracting pollinators. It's showy in garden borders as well as fresh and dried flower bouquets. Drought tolerant. Bareroot. Perovskia 'Little Spire' PP11643
Perennial • Z5-9 • H36"xW12-18" • Midsummer to Fall • Sun
Planting InstructionsDig a hole large enough to fit the roots without having to bend them. Set the crown at the soil level. Firm soil around the roots with fingers and water thoroughly.
Winter CareMulch in colder zones, after the ground freezes, in areas where plants may heave from the ground due to alternate freezing and thawing temperatures. Remove the mulch in early spring, before the new growth emerges.
Flower FormSmall, tubular, 2-lipped flowers on terminal panicles.
Foliage TypeLacy, silvery green leaves on silvery stems.
Soil RequirementWell-drained, average soil. Does not like to be wet.
PruningPrune back in spring, but no closer than 6" above the ground. In spring, as the new growth is starting to emerge.