Salvia officinalis 'Berggarten'Item #40029 USDA Hardiness Zone: 6 - 10
Pungent flavor and aroma make 'Berggarten' a culinary delight. More compact than other species, the large oval leaves are unlike that of typical garden sage. The foliage takes on a purplish cast in full sun. Attractive and useful in herb gardens, mixed borders and containers.
- OverviewLight Needs:Full sunWatering Needs:Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat. Requires less water once established.Average Landscape Size:16" tall x 24" wide
- DetailPlant type:PerennialDeciduous/evergreen:HerbaceousAverage landscape size:16" tall x 24" wideSpecial features:Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Compact Form, Deer Resistant, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Edible, Gift Plant, Pet Friendly, WaterwiseFoliage color:Gray-greenBlooms:Purple flower spikes in summerFlower color:Purple
- CareCare InformationProvide well drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.Light Needs:Full sunWatering Needs:Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat. Requires less water once established.