- Also Known As: Ornamental Meadow Sage
- Botanical Name: Salvia sylvestris (nemorosa)
- Plant Type: Perennial
- Light Requirement: Full Sun
- Water Demand: Low, Medium
- Landscape Use: Deer Resistant, Fragrance, Border - Edge, Container, Rock Garden
- Ornamental Value: Purple, Blue, Pink, White
- Native/Adapted: Adapted
- Wildlife Value: Bees, Butterflies (nectar source)
- Season: Spring, Summer, Fall
- Deciduous/Evergreen: Deciduous
- Plant Form: Upright
- Plant Spread: 1'
- Plant Height: 1.5'
Spikes of flowers held above dark green leaves. Many selections are available, including 'May Night' (purple), 'Rose Queen' (pink), 'Snow Hill' [white), 'Blue Queen' (blue), and 'Cardonna' (dwarf purple). Shear hard to encourage repeat flowering. For planting seedlings or established plants, it is not necessary to till the soil. Use a 2" course mulch to cover the plant beds.
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