Past Plants of the Day forum: Salvia of the Day: Mealycup Sage (Salvia farinacea Sallyfun™ Blue Tune)

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Name: Marilyn
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Marilyn
Jul 24, 2016 6:01 PM CST
Today's plant of the day for Salvias is Mealycup Sage (Salvia farinacea Sallyfun™ Blue Tune).

This plant can be found in the NGA Plant Database at:
Mealycup Sage (Salvia farinacea Sallyfun™ Blue Tune) .

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Mealycup Sage (Salvia farinacea Sallyfun™ Blue Tune)
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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
Jul 24, 2016 7:28 PM CST
Some links for pics.

https://www.gardencentermarketing.com/plantName/Salvia-farin...

The trial gardens at UGA in 2009 rated Sallyfun Blue Tune at 4.64 (out of 5). It's too bad that this salvia isn't very available, as I'd like to grow it.

http://ugatrial.hort.uga.edu/index.cfm?fuseaction=plants.pla...

The Penn State Univ. had trials on it for two years and rated it 4.8 (out of 5) each time.

http://trialgardenspsu.com/search_details.php?species=Salvia...

http://trialgardenspsu.com/search_details.php?species=Salvia...
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