• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Average Landscape Size
    Clumps to 18 inches tall, 24 inches wide.
    Key Feature:
    Key Feature
    Long Bloom Season
    Blooms:
    Flowering Time
    Early summer to fall
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:SAL-via x sew-PER-ba
    Plant type:Perennial
    Deciduous/evergreen:Herbaceous
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:Clumps to 18 inches tall, 24 inches wide.
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Early summer to fall
    Flower color:Purple
    Garden styleCottage
    Design IdeasA great addition the "xeriscape" garden where low-water-use is important. Plant singly or in groups for a strong effect.
  • Care
    Care Information
    Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Remove old flowers to prolong flowering. Cut back to the ground at the end of the season.Pruning time: early spring.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.