Baby Sage (Salvia microphylla 'Pink Blush') in the Salvias Database

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 7b -15 °C (5 °F) to -12.2 °C (10 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10b
Plant Height: 3 - 4 feet
Plant Spread: 2 - 3 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Fragrant
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Other: Purplish-pink
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Pollinators: Bees
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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longest blooming salvia by sberz Nov 2, 2017 12:02 AM 11
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High Country Gardens Ready To Take New Orders!!!! by Marilyn Jun 7, 2013 7:21 PM 60
WooHoo! Salvia! by wcgypsy Mar 20, 2017 3:54 AM 112

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