Salvia x hybrida Ultra Violet

Perennial Salvia, Meadow Sage

Type: Perennials
Height: Medium 18-24" (Plant 24" apart)
Bloom Time: Mid-Summer to Early Fall
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Sunny
Zones: 5/6-9   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Clay, Sandy
Flower / Accent: Pink / Purple
Patent: #21,411
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

Electrified violet-pink flowers are ultra long bloomers, often mid-summer until frost. Flowers entice many pollinators. This tough performer can stand up to summer heat and low water conditions.

Excellent in the front of the border or in a container. Combine with yellow tones of Rudbeckia to provide pleasing contrasts.

Features to Note:

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

$12.95 ea.
(3+) $12.50 ea.
Ships: Spring 2017
Plant Code: SAUV