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Big Blue Salvia

Salvia longispicata x farinacea 'PAS1246577'

Pronunciation: SAL-vee-uh lon-geh-SPEH-cah-tah far-ih-NAH-kee-uh
SKU #45660

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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.
Deciduous/Evergreen Herbaceous
Growth Rate Moderate
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.

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