Caradonna Meadow Sage
Salvia nemorosa 'Caradonna'
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
|Botanical Pronunciation||SAL-vee-uh nem-or-OH-suh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; reaches 18 in. tall, 24 in. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Early Summer to Fall|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Mediterranean, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Cutting Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Flower & Rose Food|
|Special Feature||Clump Forming, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.|
|Key Feature||Vibrant Carefree Color|
Provide enriched, well-drained soil. Water deeply and regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency, once established. Cut back to 3 inches above soil line and apply fertilizer before new spring growth begins. Remove spent flowers to encourage continuous bloom.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4 - 9