Tree Sage (Salvia arborescens) in the Salvias Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9a -6.7 °C (20 °F) to -3.9 °C (25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 12 feet
Plant Spread: 5 feet
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Other: Creamy-yellow
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Other: Deadheading flowers ensures more flowering throughout the season.
Uses: Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Hummingbirds
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots

photo credit: Scott Zona

Tree Sage (Salvia arborescens) was a featured
Plant of the Day for September 22, 2018.

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Salvia of the Day: Tree Sage (Salvia arborescens) by Marilyn Sep 21, 2018 6:04 PM 1

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