Purple sage (Salvia officinalis ‘Purpurascens’)
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Where to plant
Let’s now see where to plant Purple sage (Salvia officinalis ‘Purpurascens’). What types of gardens and where this plant is normally grown.
It tolerates being planted in different orientations. But if possible, plant purple sage in a east facing, south facing or west facing garden.
It has numerous uses in gardening and landscaping. Salvia officinalis ‘Purpurascens’ can work very well in gardens of different styles:
- City & Courtyard Gardens – usually small gardens, these gardens need smart designs to work well as they have to allow areas to relax, play and entertain;
- Informal Gardens – have a free design and close to the nature aspect. The lines are smoother and more fluid and the planting is less rigid;
- Mediterranean Gardens – can be formal or informal, and are inspired by the vegetation and materials of the hot, dry climates of the Mediterranean region;
purple sage is normally used in flower borders and bedding – creating compositions in the garden;.