Thunder Cloud™ Texas Sage

Leucophyllum candidum 'Thunder Cloud'

SKU
02540
Compact size and masses of darker flowers distinguish this shrub with silvery gray foliage. Extraordinarily heat and drought resistant. Perfect for driveways and parking lots in desert climates as individual, informal hedge or in groups. Evergreen.
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8 - 11

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Once established, needs only occasional watering.

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Average Size at MaturityA dense, fast growing, mounding shrub with upright stems 3 to 4 ft. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeSpring
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorPurple
Foliage ColorSilver-blue
Garden StyleMediterranean
Growth HabitCompact
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseHedge
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsTree & Shrub Food
Special FeatureDramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, North American Native Selection, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Compact Form
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, needs only occasional watering.
Key FeatureShowy Flowers

Provide a well drained soil and water regularly during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Once established, water deeply and infrequently during summer months. Prune during cool months as needed.

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This Plant's Growing Zones: 8 - 11

Your USDA Cold Hardiness Zone: 6

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