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
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 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.