Big Blue Salvia
Salvia longispicata x farinacea 'PAS1246577'
|Description||This robust heat and drought tolerant perennial features tall spires of deep purple flowers from mid-summer to first frost without deadheading! Perfect for the back of a perennial border, where it will attracts butterflies, hummingbirds, and pollinators. Best in full sun but will tolerate partial sun or dappled shade.|
|Light||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Watering||Allow soil to dry between waterings.|
|Blooms||Summer to first frost.|
|Mature Size||Reaches 24 to 36 in. tall, 18 to 20 in. wide.|
|Care||Provide enriched, well-drained soil. After a flowering flush, clip lightly and apply a slow-release fertilizer to promote continued prolific bloom. Tolerates mild drought in a landscape; water potted plants regularly, when top 2 to 3 in. of soil is dry. Where hardy, cut back by one-third and fertilize in early spring.|
This Plant's Growing Zones: 8-10
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