Perovskia is a genus of flowering plants in the mint family, Lamiaceae. Members of the genus are native to southwestern and central Asia. It comprises seven species, including the garden plant Russian Sage (P. atriplicifolia).
The genus is named after the Russian general V. A. Perovski (1794-1857).
* Perovskia abrotanoides Kar.
1. ^ "Genus: Perovskia Kar.". Germplasm Resources Information Network. United States Department of Agriculture. 2004-09-10. http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/genus.pl?9129. Retrieved 2010-11-15.
Source: Wikipedia, Wikispecies: All text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License