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Week 42 – October 19, 2021

Plant Information

Roman Red Salvia

  • Roman Red Salvia - Bloom
  • Roman Red Salvia - Commercial Landscape 1
  • Roman Red Salvia - Commercial Landscape 2
  • Roman Red Salvia - Commercial Landscape 3
  • Roman Red Salvia - Landscape
Growing Information:
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Salvia splendens x darcyi

Common Name: Salvia

Hardiness Zone: 8a - 11

Hardiness Degree: 32°F (0.0°C)

Blooming Season: Spring, Late Spring, Summer, Autumn

Plant Habit: Mounded, Upright

Characteristics: Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Drought Tolerant, Attracts Hummingbirds, Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance

Water: Light

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 20 - 26" (51 - 66cm)

Height: 28 - 34" (71 - 86cm)

Width: 28 - 36" (71 - 91cm)

Exposure: Partial Sun, Sun

General Information: Large-bodied plant is great for the landscape or large containers, offering excellent Summer garden performance.

Grower Information:

  • Has a more compact habit compared to the leading competitor’s red, along with medium green foliage.
  • This is the only vibrant red, interspecific salvia on the market!
  • More similar in habit and performance to ‘Black & Bloom’, with a semi-mounded habit.
  • Offers exceptional landscape performance when compared to Salvia splendens.

'Roman Red'

Protection Information: PP31,931; SA PBRAF

(Flowering Only License)