Mexican Bush SageSalvia leucantha
Tough, drought tolerant, highly pest resistant salvia with showy spikes of purple and white, or solid purple, blossoms. Also good as cut flower.
Hardiness: Zone 8
Exposure: Full sun
Size: Height 3 feet tall, 3 feet wide
Bloom Time: Fall
Care: Perennial in southern half of state. Stems brittle - protect from high winds.