Silver Cloud Sage (Leucophyllum candidum)


Silver Cloud Sage

Leucophyllum candidum

A heavy bloomer with silvery white foliage and deep purple flowers, the Silver Cloud Sage is a medium sized shrub that puts on a nice show of colors in any landscape! They are native to the Southwest and northern Mexico, so they love to grow where there’s plenty of heat and sun! Leucophyllum candidum ‘Silver Cloud’ have a compact growth habit, so they also work particularly well as a hedge and can take on beautiful shapes with pruning! We love to plant these waterwise plants in groups, in rock gardens or in driveways welcoming you and your guests. If you want to add some instant curb appeal, plant these fast growing colorful shrubs today!

Silver Cloud Sage are easy to care for and tough, so they’re a great selection if you’re looking for a shrub that doesn’t take much effort to look great. If you love in an area that gets hot, you’ll be happy to know that the hotter it gets, the better they look, so they are perfect for any low-maintenance landscape, such as a xeriscape. You’ll love the colorful display they can bring to a bare landscape and even when not in bloom they’re attractive! Give them ample room to grow and they will happily reward you!

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  • Also known as Violet Silverleaf
  • The ‘Silver Cloud’ Leucophyllum cultivar is a heavy bloomer
  • Complements other shades of green in the landscape with wonderful contrasting colors and texture


Bright silver foliage on medium sized shrub with dark purple flowers summer through fall

Grow freeform, trim into balls and squares or hedge

Full sun

Cold Hardy