Salvia nemorosa Crystal Blue New Item

Color SpiresŪ Series

Perennial Salvia, Meadow Sage

Type: Perennials
Height: Medium 18-20" (Plant 24" apart)
Bloom Time: Late Spring to Early Summer
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Sunny
Zones: 3-8   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Sandy
Flower / Accent: Blue / Blue
Patent: #26,344
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

Light sky blue adds an exciting alternative to the Salvia color spectrum. A champion for heat and drought resistance; prolific flower spikes skyrocket above neatly mounded, aromatic foliage. Extremely deer resistant.

Meadow Sage is a tried-and-true perennial great for novice gardeners. Perfect for dried or cut flower arrangements, Salvia Crystal Blue is also favored by butterflies and hummingbirds.

Features to Note:

  • Deer Resistant
  • Good for Dried Flowers
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Humidity Tolerant
  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Good for Cut Flowers
  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Blooms for 4 Weeks or More
  • Attracts Birds
  • Beneficial for Pollinators

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. Dislikes a spot that is damp over the winter.

$15.95 ea.
(3+) $15.50 ea.
Ships: Spring 2017
Plant Code: SACB