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Cleveland Sage

Salvia clevelandii

SKU
07201
Beautiful violet-blue flower spikes cover this large bush beginning late April. Attracts hummingbirds and bees, this drought resistant perennial is perfect for naturalizing large areas. Native to Southern California and Baja California. Best with infrequent watering.
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Once established, needs only occasional watering.

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Average Size at MaturityModerate grower 2-3 ft. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeSpring through early summer
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPurple
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage
Growth HabitRounded
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseContainer, Firescaping/Firewise, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsAll-Purpose Plant Food
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Easy Care, Naturalizes Well, North American Native Selection, Waterwise
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, needs only occasional watering.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep extensive root system. Cut back hard and feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. Trim off dead flowers to encourage reblooming.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 8-11

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