All sage have square stems and whorls of two-lipped flowers, either distinctly spaced along flower stalks or so densely crowded they look like one dense spike. Reliable border plants with gray-green foliage
Height: 28-24”/Spread: 12-24”
Tall glowing purple stems hold their blooms for a long time. Striking when mass planted.
Height: 14-16”/Spread: 18-20”
Beautiful violet blue flowers bloom profusely on a low, rounded habit of healthy, deep green foliage. A feast for your eyes, and for the pollinators!
nemorosa ‘Blue Marvel’:
Height: 10-18”/Spread: 12-18”
Flaunts bright and showy ultra large indigo blooms the largest of all the Salvia nemorosa species.
Height: 25”/Spread: 12-15”
‘Blue’: Intense deep violet-blue blooms on deep purple stems. Ideal for the border edge or in containers.
‘Rose’: This Dutch strain is compact, with chubby spikes of bright rose-pink flowers. Remove faded blooms to encourage repeat flowering. Excellent for cutting. Drought tolerant once established.
sylvestris ‘Blue Hill’:
Height: 16-20”/Spread: 18-24”
Boasts striking, lilac-blue blooms and wonderfully fragrant foliage.
New sylvestris Sallyrosa™ ‘April Night’:
Height: 12-14”/Spread: 12-14”
Compact, flowering up to a month earlier than other varieties with long-lasting, upright, flower spikes in vivid, violet-blue.