Native to high dry altitudes of eastern Mexico. Small shrubby grey plant with bright blue flowers heaviest in spring and fall, but flowering sporadically throughout the year. Grows to 18 inches tall. Excellent front of the border plant. Shear back to prevent this sage from becoming twiggy'. Wonderful container plant, grow with Thymus herba-barona. For a Fourth of July theme, plant with Salvia 'Hot Lips'.