Week 27 – July 02, 2020

Plant Information

Mysty Salvia

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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Salvia longispicata X farinacea

Common Name: Sage

Hardiness Zone: 7a - 10b

Hardiness Degree: 0°F (-17.8°C)

Blooming Season: Summer, Spring

Plant Habit: Upright

Characteristics: Attracts Bees, Attracts Hummingbirds, Heat Tolerant, Deer Resistant, Drought Tolerant, Attracts Butterflies

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 12 - 18" (30 - 46cm)

Height: 12 - 18" (30 - 46cm)

Width: 12 - 18" (30 - 46cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: This salvia has dark green leaves and is covered with true blue flowers.
Naturally more compact than Mystic Spires Blue, with a full appearance.
It is perfect for landscapes and mixed combos.

Grower Information:

This compact salvia is about 25 to 35% less vigorous than Mystic Spires, making it a better variety for mixes. Covered with true blue flowers all season, the dark green-leafed plants are naturally more compact, well-branched and very free-flowering. Heat-hardy plants are great for late Spring/Summer programs. Ideal for middle of the garden borders and 10 to 12-in. (25 to 30-cm) mixed containers.


Protection Information: EU PBRAF; PP29,605; SA PBRAF

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