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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9b -3.9 °C (25 °F) to -1.1 °C (30 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 3 - 6 feet
Plant Spread: 2 - 3 feet
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Red
Other: Red-orange
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Uses: Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Birds
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Salvia (Salvia subrotunda) was a featured
Plant of the Day for November 20, 2015.

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Location: My garden in KentuckyDate: 2009-09-28
By Marilyn
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Location: My garden in KentuckyDate: 2009-09-28
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Location: At our garden - Central valley area, CADate: 2012-02-16Closer look of Salvia subrotunda blooms
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Location: My garden in KentuckyDate: 2009-09-28
By Marilyn
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Courtesy Robin's Salvias
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Date: 2012-01-30
By chelle
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Location: At our garden - Central Valley area, CADate: 2012-02-17Our new Salvia subrotunda actively in bloom
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Plant Events from our members
lovesblooms On March 3, 2018 Seeds sown
indoors
lovesblooms On February 4, 2017 Seeds sown
indoors
lovesblooms On April 4, 2016 Seeds germinated
lovesblooms On March 5, 2016 Seeds sown
indoors
got2b On August 11, 2015 Plant Ended (Removed, Died, Discarded, etc)
died when I transplanted from berm to fence area
MrsBinWY On March 31, 2018 Potted up
16
MrsBinWY On March 13, 2018 Seeds germinated
2; 9 on 3-14-18
MrsBinWY On March 10, 2018 Seeds sown
16 seeds from 2016G in milk jug @ warm room temp
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
What Plants Are You Going To Grow For 2018? by Marilyn Aug 28, 2018 3:26 PM 52
Salvia of the Day: Salvia (Salvia subrotunda 'Alba') by Marilyn Jun 27, 2016 4:37 PM 3
What Plant Varieties Are You Going To Get In 2016? by Marilyn May 27, 2016 6:22 PM 82
Salvia of the Day: Salvia (Salvia subrotunda) by Marilyn Nov 19, 2015 11:05 PM 1
Talking Salvias by Marilyn Nov 11, 2013 9:54 PM 250
Is anyone eager to plant their containers? by ge1836 May 28, 2012 6:09 PM 49
Insects & Bugs by LindaTX8 Aug 28, 2020 8:01 AM 684
Perennials in Pots by RickCorey Apr 27, 2012 10:52 PM 86
Are you adding any new perennials of any kind this year? by SongofJoy May 13, 2012 6:47 AM 130
plant shopping by tarev Feb 22, 2014 11:42 PM 2

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