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SALVIA nemorosa 'East Friesland' ('Ostfriesland'), Meadow Sage, Hybrid Sage SALVIA nemorosa 'East Friesland' ('Ostfriesland')
Meadow Sage, Hybrid Sage

Perennial Herb: Tolerates drought, deer and gophers. Excellent border, rock garden, pot and edge plant. Goes well under garden roses. Combines nicely with Achillea (yarrow). Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds. Bloom time: summer-fall. Bloom color: purple. Size: 18-24" x 18". Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z5. (syn. S. x sylvestris, S. superba)

SALVIA nemorosa 'Sallyrosa Jumbo Pink', SALVIA nemorosa 'Sallyrosa Jumbo Pink'

Perennial Herb: Great compact & well branched habit. Tolerates drought, deer and gophers. Excellent border, rock garden, pot and edge plant. Goes well under garden roses. Combines nicely with Achillea (yarrow). Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds. Bloom time: summer-fall. Bloom color: large pink. Size: Height: 16". Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z4-9.

Photo unavailable SALVIA patens
Gentian Sage

Perennial Herb: Need a true blue? This is it! Tolerates drought, deer & gophers. Nice border and container plant. Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds. Bloom time: summer-fall. Bloom color: azure blue. Height: 1.5-2.5 feet. Width: 2 feet. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate. USDA Z8. Mulch in harsher climates to provide protection.

Photo unavailable SALVIA patens 'Dot's Delight'
Gentian Sage

Perennial Herb: Tolerates drought, deer & gophers. A real head turner w/ its large, white & blue bicolored flowers & unusual sagittate foliage making it a unique variety. Less vigorous& less sun tolerant than other forms of the species. Nice border & container plant. Attracts butterflies & hummers. Blm time: summer-fall. Ht: 36" (48" w/flower). Width: 24". Can tolerate full sun but prefers part shade. Water: mod. USDA Z8. Mulch in harsher climates to provide protection.

SALVIA reptans 'Blue Willow', West Texas Cobalt Sage, Narrow-leaved Sage SALVIA reptans 'Blue Willow'
West Texas Cobalt Sage, Narrow-leaved Sage

Perennial: Tolerates drought, deer and gophers. Excellent border plant. Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds. Blooms: spring-fall. Willowy leaves with spikes of brilliant blue flowers spring-fall. Height: 3-4'. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z7.

Photo unavailable SALVIA rhinosina
Argentine Sage

Perennial Subshrub: Tolerates drought, deer & gophers. Native to Argentina. Similar in many ways to Salvia guaranitica. Nice tall border plant with foliage scented of mint or anise. Use for screening areas or providing a backdrop to other shorter sages. Attracts butterflies & hummingbirds. Good cut flower. Blooms time: summer-fall. Bloom color: bicolored light violet & white flowers. Size: 5' x 5'. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate. USDA Z7.

SALVIA splendens 'Saucy Coral', SALVIA splendens 'Saucy Coral'

Herb: A tender perennial grown as an annual in cold climates-it's worth growing, it's a beauty! Deer, drought & gopher resistant. Great in hot, humid conditions. Salmon colored flowers bloom from dark coral colored calyxes & stems. Attracts butterflies & hummingbirds. Good border, container & cut flower plant. Blooms: summer-frost. Size: 24-36" x 24-36". Exp.: sun/part shade. Water: moderate/moist. USDA Z9.

SALVIA splendens 'Saucy Wine', SALVIA splendens 'Saucy Wine'

Herb: A tender perennial grown as an annual in cold climates-it's worth growing, it's a beauty! Deer, drought & gopher resistant. Great in hot, humid conditions. Produces lush velvety burgundy-red flower spikes. Attracts butterflies & hummingbirds. Good border, container & cut flower plant. Blooms: summer-frost. Size: 24-36" x 24-36". Exp.: sun/part shade. Water: moderate/moist. USDA Z9.

SALVIA uliginosa, Bog Sage SALVIA uliginosa
Bog Sage

Perennial Herb: Deer resistant. Tall stately border plant. Tolerates bog conditions. Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds. Bloom time: summer-fall. Bloom color: azure blue. Height: 4-6 feet. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/moist. USDA Z9.

Photo unavailable SALVIA wagneriana 'White Bracts'
Pink & White Wagner's Sage

Perennial: Deer resistant. Found in the cloud forests of Southern Mexico & Central America where it grows at elevations of up to 6,500 feet. Tall border plant w/nonstop showy blooms. Nice cut flower. Attracts butterflies & hummingbirds. Bloom time: winter-spring. Bloom color: magenta pink w/white bracts. Average size: 6' x 6' but can rarely grow 10' x 10' in the right conditions (keep it smaller by pruning it in summer). Exp.: sun/part shade. Water: mod./dry. USDA Z8.

SALVIA x 'Mesa Azure', Cherry Sage, Baby Sage, Little Leaf Sage SALVIA x 'Mesa Azure'
Cherry Sage, Baby Sage, Little Leaf Sage

Shrubby Herb: Evergreen. Tolerates drought, deer & gophers. Woody shrub for borders and cut flowers. Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds. The parentage is unknown, but this Salvia may be related to a microphylla and/or greggii. Bloom time: summer-fall. Bloom color: light purple with darker calyx. Height: 2 feet, sprawling. Spread: 18-24". Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z7.

Photo unavailable SALVIA x 'Raspberry Truffle'
Sage

Perennial: Deer resistant. A hybrid of Salvia mexicana x Salvia gesneriiflora, discovered by Andy Maycem. Very tall, tender & winter-flowering border plant. Attractive foliage, its leaves are thick, hairy & deeply veined. Deep green on top & velvety purple underneath. Attracts butterflies & hummingbirds. Bloom time: late fall-early spring. Bloom color: deep purple w/near black bracts. Height: 3-4'. Width: 3-4'. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z7.

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