PlantsSalvias→Salvia (Salvia coccinea Summer Jewel™ Red)

Trade name information:
Series: Summer Jewel™
Trade Name: Red
Cultivar name: 'Summer Jewel Red'
Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 10 - 24 inches
Plant Spread: 10 - 12 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Red
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Other: Deadheading faded flower spikes ensures more flowering throughout the season.
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Birds
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Propagation: Seeds: Other info: will reseed itself & come up again in spring
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Awards and Recognitions: Other: 2011 AAS Bedding Plant Award Winner; 2011 Fleuroselect Gold Medal Winner

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All- America Selections for 2012All- America Selections for 2012
By paulgrow on December 23, 2011

Each year AAS judges get together to judge the “best of the best” flowers and vegetables. The panel is comprised of individuals associated with some of the premier seed companies in the country. These awards are not given lightly. Each entry must meet high standards in order to be considered for these prestigious awards. There are four winners for 2012, two each in the flower and vegetable categories.

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'Summer Jewel Red' was a featured
Plant of the Day for September 30, 2015.

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Date: 2010-09-22Credit: Fleuroselect, used with permission
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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2013-08-15
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Plant Events from our members
chelle On February 18, 2015 Potted up
(4) paper
chelle On January 27, 2015 Seeds sown
Warm 3 wks, then move outdoors.
chelle From January 27, 2015 to February 1, 2015 Seeds germinated
Room temperature, ambient light, sealed container with vermiculite.
variegatagal On February 23, 2017 Plant Ended (Removed, Died, Discarded, etc)
No plant remains. No seedlings yet.
variegatagal On March 31, 2016 Obtained plant
Calloway's Nursery
423 E Round Grove Rd
Lewisville, TX 75067
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