Past Plants of the Day forum: Salvia of the Day: Sacred Incan Sage (Salvia dombeyi)

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Name: Marilyn
Northern KY (Zone 6a)
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Marilyn
Dec 31, 2015 6:01 PM CST
Today's Salvias of the Day is Sacred Incan Sage (Salvia dombeyi).

This plant can be found in the ATP Plant Database at:
Sacred Incan Sage (Salvia dombeyi) .

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Sacred Incan Sage (Salvia dombeyi)
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Name: Debra
Garland, TX (NE Dallas suburb) (Zone 8a)
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lovemyhouse
Dec 31, 2015 7:07 PM CST
Now, that is an interesting one.
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Name: Marilyn
Northern KY (Zone 6a)
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Marilyn
Dec 31, 2015 9:46 PM CST
I agree, interesting, as well as, tall.
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Name: Kermit Carter
Elk, California (Zone 9a)
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FBTS
Jan 2, 2016 11:42 AM CST
Not an easy plant for most people, as it has fairly inflexible cultural requirements. But if you can grow it, it has the largest flowers of the genus. Here is an article of ours about it: http://www.fbts.com/giant-bolivian-sage.html

Name: Debra
Garland, TX (NE Dallas suburb) (Zone 8a)
Service dogs: Angels with paws.
Dragonflies Dog Lover I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Garden Photography Bee Lover Plays in the sandbox
Butterflies Region: Texas I sent a postcard to Randy! Charter ATP Member Annuals Garden Sages
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lovemyhouse
Jan 2, 2016 11:48 AM CST
Thank you. Smiling
If you don't ask, the answer is always 'no.'
Name: Marilyn
Northern KY (Zone 6a)
Laughter is the best medicine!
Rabbit Keeper Birds Hummingbirder Salvias Xeriscape Organic Gardener
Container Gardener Cottage Gardener Bee Lover Forum moderator Butterflies Apples
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Marilyn
Jan 2, 2016 11:26 PM CST
@FBTS Kermit

Thank you for the info in your link. Good to know!
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