Salvia (Salvia farinacea Mannequin™ Blue Mountain) in the Salvias Database

Trade name information:
Series: Mannequin™
Trade Name: Blue Mountain
Cultivar name: 'Mannequin Blue Mountain'
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
Dry
Minimum cold hardiness:Zone 7a -17.8 °C (0 °F) to -15 °C (5 °F)
Maximum recommended zone:Zone 11
Plant Height:24 - 30 inches
Plant Spread:12 - 18 inches
Leaves:Fragrant
Flowers:Showy
Flower Color:Blue
Flower Time:Spring
Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Other: Deadheading faded flower spikes ensures more flowering throughout the season.
Inflorescence Type:Spike
Uses:Cut Flower
Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant:Bees
Butterflies
Resistances:Deer Resistant
Drought tolerant
Containers:Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Salvia 'Mannequin Blue Mountain' by clintbrown Jul 10, 2014 11:05 PM 1

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