Splitting Russian Sage

Asked August 21, 2017, 9:56 PM EDT

Best practices for splitting Russian sage.

Sherburne County Minnesota

1 Response

It's best to propagate Russian sage by planting seeds or by taking softwood cuttings. Division is possible in spring or fall but the crowns are woody and difficult to split. Also, divisions may be slow to become established.

Learn more here:
http://wimastergardener.org/article/russian-sage-perovskia-atriplicifolia/