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Week 9 – February 27, 2024

Plant Information

Roman Red Salvia

  • Roman Red Salvia - Bloom
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  • Roman Red Salvia - Landscape

Louisiana Super Plant

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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 (EU: Balsalromed)'

Protection Information: EU PBR64471; PP31,931

(Flowering Only License)