Salvia (Salvia pratensis 'Pink Delight') in the Salvias Database

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 24 inches
Plant Spread: 18 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Other: Lavender-pink
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Other: Deadheading flowers ensures more flowering throughout the season.
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Drought tolerant
Pollinators: Various insects
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PP14965

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'Pink Delight' was a featured
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Salvia of the Day: Salvia (Salvia glabrescens 'Momobana') by Marilyn Jan 16, 2019 8:22 PM 1
What Plants Are You Going To Grow For 2018? by Marilyn Aug 28, 2018 3:26 PM 52
What Are You Getting In 2017? by Marilyn Aug 13, 2017 4:47 PM 38
Growing Salvias in zone 6a by GDJCB Mar 23, 2016 8:52 PM 11
Salvias from seed take two! by jg0613 May 28, 2016 1:55 PM 57
ID please by duane456 May 10, 2013 11:06 PM 7
High Country Gardens Ready To Take New Orders!!!! by Marilyn Jun 7, 2013 7:21 PM 60
Talking Salvias by Marilyn Nov 11, 2013 9:54 PM 250

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