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Skyscraper™ Pink Salvia

Salvia x 'HYBSV16017'

SKU
43597
Striking warm-season color for patios and borders with big pink flowers that appear on tall, sturdy stems above a compact clump of attractive, dark green foliage. Durable, waterwise, tolerates summer heat, and looks great from late spring into fall. Grows as a perennial in mild winter regions; treat as an annual elsewhere.
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7-10: Perennial
Grow as Annual in all zones

Good to Grow...for one season:

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Full sun, Partial sun

Allow soil to dry between waterings.

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Botanical PronunciationSAL-vee-uh
Average Size at MaturityModerate growing; reaches 14 to 28 in. tall, 10 to 16 in. wide.
Bloom TimeLate Spring through Fall
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPink
Foliage ColorDark Green
Garden StyleCottage, Mediterranean, Rustic
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Accent, Small Spaces
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Easy Care, Waterwise, Compact Form
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsAllow soil to dry between waterings.
Companion PlantsBlack-Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia); Yarrow (Achillea); Coneflower (Echinacea); Maiden Grass (Miscanthus); Blanket Flower (Gaillardia)

Easily grown in average, well-drained soils. Tolerates mild drought in landscape, once established; water potted plants regularly, when top 2 in. of soil is dry. After a flowering flush, clip lightly and apply a slow-release fertilizer to promote continued prolific bloom. Where hardy, cut back by 1/3 and fertilize in early spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: ALL

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Grow As Annual in All Zones