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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 8b
Plant Height: 9-12 inches
Plant Spread: 12-18 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Fragrant
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Other: Rose-pink
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Other: Deadheading faded flower spikes ensures more flowering throughout the season
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Birds
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Pollution
Drought tolerant
Pollinators: Various insects
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Common names
  • Perennial Woodland Sage
  • Salvia

'New Dimension Rose' was a featured
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Comments:
  • Posted by Catmint20906 (PNW WA half hour south of Olympia - Zone 8a) on Aug 26, 2014 6:58 PM concerning plant:
    Woodland Sage (Salvia nemorosa) 'New Dimension Rose' produces very pretty pink blossoms, a nice variation from Salvia's typical lavender-blue range. It is a small cultivar and has grown to only about 9 inches in my garden, compared to over 12 inches for 'Caradonna' and over 2 feet for 'May Night.' Like 'Caradonna,' it enjoys medium to dry soil in full sun. It has not bloomed much its first year, but I am reserving judgment till it has had another year to mature.
  • Posted by Marilyn (Kentucky - Zone 6a) on Mar 17, 2016 9:47 PM concerning plant:
    Kieft Seeds of Holland bred and introduced Salvia nemorosa 'New Dimension Rose'
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