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Apr 8, 2017 2:48 PM CST
|I need to know if there is a red salvia that will grow in the Denver, CO area (perennial) as this is a cold winter area.|
Oxford UK (Zone 8a)
Apr 9, 2017 4:35 AM CST
|Salvia microphylla is very hardy.
Salvia greggii Royal Bumble is rather choice although it may be better in a slightly sheltered spot.
Salvia darcyii is maybe worth a punt too.
Salvia and anything unusual
Apr 9, 2017 9:35 AM CST
|Baby Sage (Salvia microphylla)
Salvia (Salvia microphylla 'Royal Bumble')
Red Mountain Sage (Salvia darcyi)
What zone are you in? All are minimum cold hardiness to approx. 7a
I believe Denver gets down to 5a or b
Apr 9, 2017 7:13 PM CST
|I am in zone 5a. Thank you for your information! It can get below freezing here once in awhile.|
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