Heatwave™ Glimmer Sage
Salvia (microphylla x greggii) 'EGGBEN003' PP #24,155
Once established, needs only occasional deep watering during extended periods of heat.
|Botanical Pronunciation||SAL-vee-uh my-kroh-FIL-uh gregg-EYE|
|Average Size at Maturity||Quickly reaches 30 in. tall, 36 in. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Spring until frost; nearly year-round in mild climates.|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Mediterranean, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Green Roof, Mass Planting, Cutting Garden, Wildlife Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Improved Pest and Disease Resistance, North American Native Selection, Waterwise, Fast Growing, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Once established, needs only occasional deep watering during extended periods of heat.|
Easily grown in average, well-drained soil. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish root system; once established, reduce frequency. Prune to shape in late winter. Feed in early spring. After a flowering flush, trim the plant by half to encourage continued flowering and a denser habit.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 6 - 10