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Prairie Sage, White Sagebrush
Full to part sun, medium to dry moisture level, tolerates most soils except clay, slightly acid to strongly alkaline pH. 3 ft. height, blooms summer to fall, green flowers, spreads rapidly by rhizomes.
Germination Code: C(30), D
Native Region: Isolated counties statewide — Hardeman, Stewart, Montgomery, Rutherford, Marion, Bradley, Sevier, and Greene counties
Attractive, aromatic silvery-white foliage. This is an aggressive plant that can spread quickly to form large colonies. Its appearance, fragrance and ability to colonize make it a potential knee-to-waist high groundcover. Can even be mowed.