The foliage is linear in shape and is fuzzy in texture, the flowers are lavender with white in color and they are fuzzy.
Full Sun to Part Sun
Cuphea llavea is a bushy to mounding perennial subshrub. This perennial will flower from spring till fall and is a great attractor of hummingbirds to the garden.
The plants are erect, 12-24 inches tall and have few branches. The leaves are 2-5 inches long, narrow at the base and very short. Small blue-purple flowers all summer.
1995 Perennial Plant of the Year! Russian Sage has tolerance to heat and drought and also will not be eaten by deer. Russian Sage and can grow 3-4′ tall with an equal spread.
Funnel shaped flowers on low growing perennial in warm climates. The grey green leaves have fine hairs. Blooms profusely and continuously but each flower lasts one day.