PlantsSalvias→Lyreleaf Sage (Salvia lyrata 'Purple Volcano')

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 18-24 inches
Plant Spread: 16-20 inches
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Pollinators: Bees
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Date: 2020-08-08
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Date: 2020-08-08
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Date: 2021-09-04
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Date: 2021-09-04
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Plant Events from our members
dnrevel On April 5, 2021 Seeds germinated
Sprouted in WS container.
dnrevel From January 4, 2021 to January 3, 2021 Obtained plant
Winter sowed 1-4-2021. DnD Seed exchange. Lyreleaf Sage.
Valued for their colorful foliage
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Low growing "tame" salvia by Kabby Apr 23, 2018 12:52 PM 11

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