Sallyfun? Blue Ice Salvia

Salvia farinacea 'Blue Ice'

SKU
45335
Spikes of icy buds open to violet-blue blooms throughout summer. The compact habit makes a fantastic container feature for a porch or patio and works just as well in annual mixed borders. Wonderful for cutting. Tender perennial; treat as an annual where not hardy.
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2-11

Good to grow!9

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Full sun

Allow soil to dry between waterings.

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Botanical PronunciationSAL-via far-ih-NAH-kee-uh
Average Size at MaturityModerate growing; reaches 15 to 24 in. tall, 12 to 22 in. wide.
Bloom TimeLate Spring into Fall
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorViolet-blue
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage, Mediterranean, Rustic
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Cutting Garden, Wildlife Garden, Urban Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Clump Forming, Easy Care, North American Native Selection
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsAllow soil to dry between waterings.
Companion PlantsConeflower (Echinacea); Switch Grass (Panicum); Tickseed (Coreopsis); Sedum (Sedum); Black-Eyed-Susan (Rudbeckia)

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.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 2-11

Your USDA Cold Hardiness Zone: 9

Good to grow!