Named for the many microscopic hairs on the leaf edges that look like eyelashes. Native to northeastern Mexico, this plant grows by creeping rhizomes, and if soil temperatures remain above 20 degrees F will be a reliable perennial. Eyelash sage will bloom reliably from mid spring until frost. In frost free areas it is possible it will bloom year round. Stoplight red 1 inch flowers.
Grows to 2 feet tall, and prefers shade in the hottest part of the day. Plant with coral colored flowers or foliage. Plant Agastache’ Summer Breeze’ on the sunny side to give the sage a bit of shading.