Salvia nemerosa 'East Friesland' - Meadow Sage
Salvia nemerosa is an herbaceous, upright, clump-forming perennial with lanceolate green leaves showy spikes of small, tubular blue/lavender/purple flowers in early summer and sporadically throughout the summer into early fall. It is easily grown in average, dry to medium, well-drained soils in full sun. Excellent for rock gardens or the perennial garden, the color will match great with yellows and oranges.
'East Freisland' is an eract, clump-forming cultivar with a compact form, purple stems, violet-purple flowers reaching 24", and wrinkled, aromatic, lance shaped light green leaves.