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May Night Sage

Salvia x sylvestris 'May Night'

Item 7026

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USDA Zone:
4-9
This plant will grow in my zone:
6
Key feature:
  • Light Needs
    Full sun
  • Watering Needs
    Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
Description:

Tall spikes of indigo blue flowers top compact mounds of soft, green foliage. This showy perennial is excellent for mixed borders, flower beds and patio containers. Thrives in areas where spring and summer nights remain cool. An herbaceous perennial.

Landscape :: Credit: Doreen Wynja Medium Shot :: Credit: Doreen Wynja Close-up :: Credit: Doreen Wynja
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Average Landscape Size
Quickly reaches 18 to 24 in. tall and wide.
Flowering Season
Landscape Use
Botanical Name: Salvia x sylvestris 'May Night'
Deciduous/ Evergreen: Herbaceous
Growth Rate: Fast
Special Feature: Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Clump Forming, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Waterwise
Foliage Color: Gray-green
Flower Attribute: Showy Flowers ,   Flowers for Cutting
Bloom Time: Early Summer to Midsummer
Flower Color: Purple
Garden Style: Cottage

Thrives in average, well-drained soils. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Tolerates periodic drought when established. Fertilize before new growth begins in spring. Remove spent flowers to encourage continued bloom. Prune annually after flowering.

History

Salvia x sylvestris is often commonly called wood sage. The genus name Salvia comes from the Latin word salveo meaning to save or heal, in reference to the curative properties attributed to some plants in this genus. The hybrid name of sylvestris comes from Latin meaning of or pertaining to forest or wood.

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