Salvia x sylvestris
Salvia is part of the Salvia genus. Its scientific name is Salvia x sylvestris. It is a flower / ornamental and is treated mainly as a perennial, so it grows best over a period of time (3 years and greater). Salvia normally grows to a mound-forming habit.
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By our calculations*, you should look at sowing Salvia about 84 days before your last frost date .
These plants have been known to grow well alongside Salvia so consider planting:
These plants will not grow well with Salvia so avoid planting these within close proximity:
These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Salvia plants:
Sage, Meadow sage
07 Apr 2012
I love these plants. I use them as a border. They form almost a little hedge. Bloom all season. Cut back for winter and come right back in the spring. Great for hot/dry climates.
Salvia care instructions
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