Week 42 – October 19, 2019

Plant Information

Vista™ Red Salvia

Growing Information:
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Marketing Information:
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Plant Details:

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

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 8 - 10" (20 - 25cm)

Height: 10 - 12" (25 - 30cm)

Width: 8" (20cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Heat-tolerant and vigorous plants are perfect for landscapes.

Grower Information:

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.

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