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Week 9 – February 26, 2024

Plant Information

Salvia Black & Bloom

  • Salvia Black & Bloom - Bloom
  • Salvia Black & Bloom - Landscape
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Salvia guaranitica

Hardiness Zone: 7a - 10b

Hardiness Degree: 10°F (-12.2°C)

Blooming Season: Spring, Late Spring, Summer, Autumn, Late Summer

Plant Habit: Upright

Characteristics: Shade Tolerant

Water: Light

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 36" (91cm)

Height: 36 - 48" (91 - 122cm)

Width: 36 - 48" (91 - 122cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Vibrant dark blue and black flowers last all season. A magnet for hummingbirds and butterflies.

Grower Information:

Makes a big impact with a thicker leaf, bigger bloom and darker stem than ‘Black & Blue’. Tough as nails – it thrives in heat, drought and humidity. Very fast to finish and easy to grow, requiring very little attention. Desirable deep blue color against a black stem stands out in every landscape or container. Ideal for 4-in. (10-cm), 1-gallon and 2-gallon pots.

'Black & Bloom'

Protection Information: PP27,183

(Flowering Only License)