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Salvia nemorosa Blue Hill

Perennial Salvia, Meadow Sage

Type: Perennials
Height: Medium 24" (Plant 16" apart)
Bloom Time: Early Summer to Late Summer
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Sunny
Zones: 4-8   [?]
Soil Condition: Normal, Sandy, Clay
Flower / Accent: Blue / Blue
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep
A new color introduction in Salvia, true blue and as tough and as profuse a bloomer as the others. Can be cut back to rebloom early in the fall. Easy to grow, salvia perform best in full sun. Combines well with Sedum and Echinacea.

Features to Note:

  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Good for Dried Flowers
  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • Good for Cut Flowers
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • OK in Containers
  • Seaside/Salt Tolerant
  • For a Sunny Spot

Salvia General Information:

Salvia are excellent, easy-to-grow plants for a summer show of intense color. Salvia perform best in full sun. A real heat lover; they respond well to shearing after blooming to prompt fresh foliage and blooms.

Salvia Plant Care:

Prefers moist but well-drained soil. Can be divided every 3 -5 years in early spring. After blooming, cut down to basal growth, as new growth will be more appealing. May flop if given too rich soil or excessive shade. Blooms more profusely with regular watering.

$9.95 ea.
(3+) $9.50 ea.
Spring 2014
Plant Code: SABH