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Burgundy Salvia

Fact sheet: Burgundy Salvia

 

Scientific Name: Salvia splendens

Common Name: Scarlet Sage

Hardiness Degree: 40°F (4.4°C)

Blooming Season: Late Spring, Summer, Late Summer

Plant Habit: Columnar, Upright

Characteristics: Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Bees, Heat Tolerant, Attracts Hummingbirds

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 8 – 10″ (20 – 25cm)

Height : 10 – 12″ (25 – 30cm)

Width to 8 inches.

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Heat tolerant and vigor perfect for landscapes.
Idea & Tips: Best performance in high light and high temperatures. Occasional deadheading will promote continued flowering.

Sold at Nassau County Master Gardener Plant Sale