Scarlet Sage (Salvia splendens 'Sangria') in the Salvias Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 8 - 48 inches
Plant Spread: 12 - 24 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Red
Other: Greenish-white bracts
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Other: Deadheading flowers ensures more flowering throughout the season.
Uses: Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Hummingbirds
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Plant Events from our members
lovesblooms On July 25, 2015 Bloomed
From cross that made 4-foot tall plant
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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How did your Salvia garden grow in 2018? by Danita Dec 1, 2018 10:04 PM 28
down the road trades by duane456 Aug 27, 2015 11:25 PM 1
A cross of salvias by duane456 Aug 12, 2014 4:14 PM 3
A mix of Agastache by jvdubb Sep 6, 2013 9:07 AM 29
Talking Agastaches by SongofJoy May 18, 2014 8:53 AM 229
Agastache Golden Jubilee? by kqcrna Aug 23, 2013 5:16 PM 110

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