Sage, Tropical Details

Sage, Tropical

  • Also Known As: Scarlet Sage, Blood Sage, Hummingbird Sage
  • Botanical Name: Salvia coccinea
  • Plant Type: Perennial
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun, Partial Shade, Full Shade
  • Water Demand: Low, Medium
  • Landscape Use: Rock Garden, Deer Resistant, Container, Lawn Substitute
  • Ornamental Value: Red, White, Pink, Orange
  • Native/Adapted: Native
  • Wildlife Value: Bees, Birds (specifically Hummingbirds), Butterflies (nectar source)
  • Season: Spring, Summer, Fall
  • Deciduous/Evergreen: Deciduous
  • Plant Form: Upright
  • Plant Spread: 1.5'
  • Plant Height: 2'

Description

Reseeding, tender perennial. Shear it to keep it smaller.

Perennial Care Guide

Sage, Tropical Photos