Cashmere sage

Phlomis cashmeriana

Cashmere sage, Phlomis cashmeriana, Plant Select
Cashmere sage, Phlomis cashmeriana, Plant Select
Stately herb with large, textured foliage and whorls of showy flowers. Lavender-pink flowers can be cut for fresh or dry arrangements. Upright architectural form and whorled seedheads are highly ornamental in fall and winter. Perennial.

Tips from the pros: Blends well in the traditional garden border or is well suited to mass plantings in a large space. Remove dead stalks and debris in late winter or early spring.
Plant Type Perennial
Height 36-60 inches
Width 18-30 inches
Flowering Season Early summer
Flower Color Lavender
Sun Sun, Partial Sun
Water Needs Moderate in sun to dry shade
USDA Hardiness Zone Zones 4b-8
Soil Type Clay, loam, sandy
Deer Resistant Yes
Good for Pollination Yes
Winter Interest Yes
North American Native No
Year Introduced 2004
Annual Commercial Maintenance Prune back hard in Fall or early spring
5-10 Year Commercial Maintenance Follow annual maintenance.
Elevation Guide Up to 6200 ft