Scientific Name: Salvia splendens
Common Name: Salvia, Scarlet Sage
Hardiness Degree: 40°F (4.4°C)
Blooming Season: Late Spring, Summer, Late Summer
Plant Habit: Columnar, Upright
Characteristics: Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Heat Tolerant
Fertilize: Every two weeks
Spacing: 8 - 10" (20 - 25cm)
Height: 10 - 12" (25 - 30cm)
Width: 8" (20cm)
General Information: Heat-tolerant and vigorous plants are perfect for landscapes.
Plug crop time: 4 to 5 weeks
Transplant to finish: 4 to 5 weeks
- Dense spikes and dark green foliage hold their colour all season.
- Well-matched in heat tolerance, habit and earliness.
- With a 5 to 7-day flowering window across the series in the greenhouse, Vista can finish 2 to 5 days after other commercial series depending on light conditions, but has better outdoor performance.