• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Best with regular water - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Clumps to 18 inches tall, 24 inches wide.
    Key Feature:
    Long Bloom Season
    Blooms:
    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.
    Special features:Deer Resistant, Easy Care
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Early summer to fall.
    Flower color:Purple
    Garden styleCottage
    Design IdeasFor cooler regions, a great addition the "xeriscape" garden in where low-water-use is important. Plant singly or in groups for a strong effect.
    Companion PlantsBlanket Flower (Gaillardia); Black-Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia); Coneflower (Echinacea); Blue Fescue (Festuca); Sedum (Sedum)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Deep waterings, less frequently, once established. 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
    Best with regular water - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.