General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 8 - 10 inches
Plant Spread: 10 - 12 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Other: Gray-green; Leaves are aromatic when crushed
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Purple
Other: Deep violet-blue
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Other: Remove spent flower spikes to encourage more.
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Drought tolerant
Pollinators: Various insects
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PP13,322

Trade name information:
Trade Name: Marcus®
Cultivar name: 'Haeumanarc'
Common names
  • Sage
  • Violet Sage
  • Ornamental Meadow Sage
  • Balkan Clary
  • Perennial Woodland Sage
  • Meadow Sage
  • Salvia
Botanical names
  • Accepted: Salvia nemorosa
  • Synonym: Salvia sylvestris var. nemorosa

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