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Leucophyllum laevigatum Summer Snow

Leucophyllum laevigatum Summer Snow
Summer Snow, White Chihuahuan Sage

Originating in Durango, Mexico, this evergreen shrub was selected by Greg Starr and is similar in look to the Chihuahuan sage (L. laevigatum) with the exception of the lovely white flowers. Summer Snow delightfully bursts into bloom triggered by monsoon weather. Plant in full sun and well-drained soils. Be sure to plant in an open area where its natural, casual form can grow without unnecessary pruning.

Plant Type Shrub
Exposure Full Sun
Water Needs Low
Hardiness Zone Zone 8 (10° F)
Flower Color White
Flower Season Summer, Fall
Growth Rate Fast, Moderate
Height 4' - 6' (ft)
Spread 4' - 6' (ft)
Spacing 6' (ft)
Characteristics Evergreen, Showy
Attracts Bees, Pollinators
Maintenance Average
Garden Uses Beds and Borders, Hedges and Screens
Tolerance Deer, Rabbit
Soil Type Chalk, Clay, Loam, Sand
Soil PH Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Soil Drainage Well-Drained
Image by: MSWN
Image by: MSWN

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