Past Plants of the Day forum: Salvia of the Day: Heart Leaf Sage (Salvia cardiophylla)

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Name: Marilyn
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Marilyn
May 11, 2016 6:01 PM CST
Today's plant of the day for Salvias is Heart Leaf Sage (Salvia cardiophylla).

This plant can be found in the NGA Plant Database at:
Heart Leaf Sage (Salvia cardiophylla) .

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Heart Leaf Sage (Salvia cardiophylla)
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Name: Leslieray Hurlburt
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HamiltonSquare
May 11, 2016 6:18 PM CST
I would like to try this one. I really love the shape of the flowers big lip. The plant size and the heart shaped leaves are a plus. @Gerris2 It looks like you grew this from seed? How long till it bloomed and is it long lived?. I tip my hat to you. Your out of it's recommended zone I see...
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Name: Marilyn
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Marilyn
May 11, 2016 7:10 PM CST
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Flowers By The Sea offers this one. It is a special order plant.

Pretty blue flowers.

http://www.fbts.com/salvia-cardiophylla.html
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Name: Joseph
Delaware USA (Zone 7a)

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Gerris2
May 11, 2016 7:30 PM CST
I'd be happy to answer questions in a PM, Leslieray.
Name: Leslieray Hurlburt
Sacramento California (Zone 9b)
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HamiltonSquare
May 11, 2016 7:46 PM CST
I think all my questions have been answered for the moment Joseph. Thank you though. It's rarity makes me want to give it a go. I have a suitable position here in mind. I've just been researching it's native range and I think it'll work here in bright shade. I tip my hat to you.
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