General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6b -20.6 °C (-5 °F) to -17.8 °C (0 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10a
Plant Height: 24 - 30 inches
Plant Spread: 24 - 36 inches
Leaves: Fragrant
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Other: Pale cream flowers, highlighted in pink; Dark calyx and stems
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Other: Deadhead faded flower stems to ensure more flowering throughout the season. Spring until frost; flowering nearly year-round in mild climates
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Drought tolerant
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PP24155
Parentage: Trebah x Salvia greggii 005

Trade name information:
Series: Heatwave™
Trade Name: Glimmer
Cultivar name: 'Eggben003'
Common names
  • Salvia
  • Sage

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Plant Events from our members
variegatagal On March 26, 2021 Plant Ended (Removed, Died, Discarded, etc)
variegatagal On March 8, 2021 Maintenance performed
potted specimen, no sign.
variegatagal On December 5, 2020 Maintenance performed
variegatagal On September 15, 2020 Maintenance performed
Pruned hard due to dead stems
variegatagal On May 9, 2020 Bloomed
variegatagal On May 15, 2018 Bloomed
variegatagal On May 9, 2018 Cuttings stuck
variegatagal On March 18, 2018 Maintenance performed
Pruned, mulched. Very slow to green up.
variegatagal On September 11, 2016 Maintenance performed
Pruned dead growth
variegatagal On March 31, 2016 Obtained plant
Calloway's Nursery
423 E Round Grove Rd
Lewisville, TX 75067
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