Buchanan’s Sage

Salvia buchananii

Hummingbirds love this continuingly flowering, shade tolerant sage, perfect for somewhat-shady side yards or entranceways. Bees love its bright fuchsia-pink flowers and gophers tend to leave it alone. Also grows well in a container.

Water: Moderate

Hardiness: Frost Hardy

Habit: Herbaceous perennial that grows 1 to 3' tall

Light: Full Sun to Shade

Soil: Well-draining soil with some compost each year

Origin: Mexico

Buchanan’s Sage