Cedar Sage (Salvia roemeriana 'Hot Trumpets') in the Salvias Database

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 7a -17.8 °C (0 °F) to -15 °C (5 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10b
Plant Height: 15 inches
Plant Spread: 12 inches
Leaves: Fragrant
Other: Cedar scent
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Red
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Other: Deadheading flowers ensures more flowering throughout the season.
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Cut Flower
Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Other info: Self sows; flowers the first year from seed
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM

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'Hot Trumpets' was a featured
Plant of the Day for February 18, 2016.

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Location: western OregonDate: 2007
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Photo courtesy of Annie's Annuals and Perennials
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Location: western OregonDate: 2015-12-20
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