PlantsSalvias→Mealy Cup Sage (Salvia farinacea Sallyfun™ Snow White)

Trade name information:
Series: Sallyfun™
Trade Name: Snow White
Cultivar name: 'Sallyfun Snow White'
Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 7a -17.8 °C (0 °F) to -15 °C (5 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 20 - 30 inches
Plant Spread: 22 inches
Leaves: Fragrant
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Other: Deadhead faded flower stems to ensure more flowering throughout the season.
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Cut Flower
Will Naturalize
Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Drought tolerant
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots


'Sallyfun Snow White' was a featured
Plant of the Day for January 6, 2016.

Photo gallery:
Location: csuDate: 2012-09-18A new 2013 cultivar of Salvia Sallyfun by Dan Danzinger
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Posted by CDsSister (Greenwood Village, CO - Zone 5b) on Sep 18, 2012 10:12 PM

An interesting contrast to the purples and blues of other salvias

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