Should i cut back Russian sage?

Answer On One Hand: Trimming is AcceptableTrimming Russian sage is an acceptable practice to keep the plant from growing too large and ungainly. The best time to cut back Russian sage is in the spring. La... Read More »

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Can you use russian sage as a herb?

Russian sage is not usable in the kitchen for cooking and is semi-related but not part of the Salvia family, which is the herb used in cooking. Russian sage, Perovskia atriplicifolia, is a flowerin... Read More »

How do i divide russian sage?

When to DivideDivide Russian sage (Perovskia atriplicifolia) only when needed. Although Russian sage doesn't like to be disturbed, it may need to be divided every few years when the center of the p... Read More »

What is russian sage?

Russian sage (Perovskia atriplicifolia), named the Perennial Plant of the Year for 1995, provides striking silvery blue color to the late summer garden, according to the Wisconsin Master Gardener P... Read More »

How do I grow Russian sage?

Choose the SpotChoose a sunny location with well-drained soil. Russian sage will be happier in a dryer spot than in heavy clay that holds the water. Give the plant lots of room so it can spread. Yo... Read More »