Pineapple Sage 5

Updated: Apr. 11, 2022

5 Pineapple sage
SALVIA ELEGANS,
ZONES 8 TO 11
In addition to producing scarlet tubular flowers, its leaves release a tropical scent when crushed. Pineapple sage is heat and drought tolerant; it prefers full sun and the blooms attract butterflies as well as hummingbirds.
Add it to: Rum juleps, mojitos, tequila sours
or iced tea. Tuck whole fresh flowering stems into fruity drinks or lemonade. Sprinkle petals on top of a frosty pina colada or freeze them into gorgeous ice cubes.

Pineapple Sage 5Courtesy of Proven Winners