Christine Yeo Sage

Salvia chamaedryoides x microphylla

A smallish sage ideal for borders, edging, groundcover, entryways, or containers, being heat tolerant, cold hardy, drought resistant, and long blooming. Honeybees love it, but deer pay it no mind.

Water: Drought Tolerant

Hardiness: Frost Hardy

Habit: 24 by 24”, a multi-branched spreading sub-shrub

Light: Full Sun to Partial Shade

Soil: Average, well-draining soil

Origin: A chance hybrid of two Mexican sages; Salvia microphylla and S. chamaedryoides. Originated in horticulture writer Christine Yeo's garden in England.

Additional Characteristics: Good in Containers

Christine Yeo Sage