Spring Flowering Bulbs

Salvia nem. Marcus

Perennial Salvia, Meadow Sage

Type: Perennials
Height: Short 12" (Plant 16" apart)
Bloom Time: Early Summer to Fall
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Sunny
Zones: 4-8   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Sandy
Flower / Accent: Blue / Blue
Patent: #13,322
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep
A short Salvia May Night - deep rich dark purple-blue color, outstanding compact habit with an incredible bloom time (June to October). Cut back after first bloom for fresh appearance. Excellent in the front of the border or in a container.

Features to Note:

  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • OK in Containers
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Good for Dried Flowers
  • Good for Cut Flowers
  • Fragrant
  • Edgers
  • For a Sunny Spot
  • Web Only

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: SAMA