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Week 24 – June 15, 2024

Plant Information

Salvia officinalis Silver Scent

  • Salvia officinalis Silver Scent - Bloom
  • Salvia officinalis Silver Scent - Container
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Salvia officinalis

Common Name: Sage

Hardiness Zone: 5a - 9b

Hardiness Degree: -20°F (-28.9°C)

Blooming Season: Spring

Plant Habit: Mounded

Characteristics: Deer Resistant, Colorful/Attractive Foliage, Culinary Use

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 33 - 36" (84 - 91cm)

Height: 21 - 24" (53 - 61cm)

Width: 31 - 34" (79 - 86cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Culinary and decorative variety has large silver-green leaves and a nice fragrance. A profusion of delightful blue flowers appear in the spring.

Grower Information:

This ornamental sage doubles as a fragrant herb. Attractive flowers bloom in early Spring (short days) for added ornamental value. Ideal for both combos and the landscape.

'Balsalslent'

Protection Information: PP35,859

(Flowering Only License)