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7 Stunning Purple Perennial Flowers That Will Make Your Garden Come Alive

Lavender (Lavandula) Lavender's fragrant spikes of purple flowers not only attract butterflies and bees but also offer a soothing aroma. Perfect for borders or containers, they thrive in sunny spots with well-drained soil.

Russian Sage (Perovskia atriplicifolia) With its airy spires of lavender-blue flowers and silvery foliage, Russian Sage creates a mesmerizing display. It’s drought-tolerant and adds a graceful, wispy texture to garden beds.

Catmint (Nepeta) Catmint's profusion of small, purple-blue flowers and aromatic leaves make it a favorite among gardeners and pollinators alike. It blooms from spring to fall and thrives in full sun.

Salvia (Salvia nemorosa) Salvia’s tall spikes of violet-purple flowers are a magnet for hummingbirds and bees. It’s easy to grow, deer-resistant, and adds vertical interest to borders and cottage gardens.

Balloon Flower (Platycodon grandiflorus) Named for its balloon-like buds that burst open into star-shaped, purple-blue flowers, Balloon Flower is a delightful addition to any garden. It prefers well-drained soil and full sun to partial shade.

Japanese Iris (Iris ensata) Japanese Iris stands out with its large, flat flowers in shades of purple and blue, often adorned with intricate patterns. It thrives in moist soil and adds a touch of exotic beauty to water gardens.

Purple Coneflower (Echinacea purpurea) Known for its medicinal properties and stunning daisy-like flowers with prominent coppery-orange centers, Purple Coneflower is a robust perennial that attracts birds and butterflies. It thrives in sunny locations with well-drained soil.