Raspberry Delight® Bush Sage
Salvia 'Raspberry Delight'
Full sun, Partial sun
Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
|Average Size at Maturity||Quickly reaches 3 ft. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Summer to Fall|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Mediterranean, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Hedge, Mass Planting, Rock Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, North American Native Selection, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Fast Growing|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.|
|Companion Plants||Blanket Flower (Gaillardia); Black-Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia); Switch Grass (Panicum); Yarrow (Achillea); Milkweed (Asclepias)|
Thrives in loose, lean to average, well-drained soil. Takes light shade in hot southern climates. Water regularly in first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates heat and drought. Feed sparingly. Remove spent flowers to encourage continuous bloom. Prune by one-third in late winter.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 6-10