Common Names: pitcher sage
Type: Evergreen Shrub
Size: 5 ft. high and wide.
Flowers: 1 in. tubular fragrant white flowers in spikes, late spring; leaves sword-shaped, green, 1-5 in. long.
Uses: Background, screen. Tolerates heat.
Wildlife: Nectar for butterflies and hummingbirds. Failry deer resistant.
Water: None to low.
Sun: Full sun to some shade in heat.
Pruning: Prune to keep tidy and remove dead branches. Tolerates heavy pruning.
Pests & Diseases: (None found.)
Notes: From coastal ranges of California in the chaparral and southern oak woodland plant communities. Hardy to 5° F.