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Mealy sage 'Victoria Blue'

Salvia farinacea

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Belonging to the Salvia genus (Salvia farinacea 'Victoria Blue'), Victoria Blue is a variety of Mealy sage. Victoria Blue grows as an Annual/Perennial and is a Flower. Being an annual / perennial, it tends to grow either as a single season plant, or a plant that can stay in your garden for many years. Victoria Blue normally grows to a mature height of 38.0 cm (that's 1.24 feet imperial).

Due to how easy it is to grow in a variety of conditions, Victoria Blue Mealy sage is great for beginner gardeners and those that like low maintainance gardens.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Victoria Blue have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Victoria Blue

  • Partial Sun

  • Low

Plant in a location that enjoys partial sun and remember to apply water fairly sparingly. Keep in mind when planting that Victoria Blue is thought of as half hardy, so although it can survive a small mild cold snap, it is wise to ensure that this plant is protected from frost damage. Use USDA Hardiness Zone 8 - 10 as your guideline for the appropriate climate for this plant.

Growing Victoria Blue from seed

Sow 0.12 inches (0.3 cm) deep with a guideline distance of 0.98 inches (2.5 cm).

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Victoria Blue about 60 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Victoria Blue

As Victoria Blue is half hardy, ensure temperatures are mild enough to plant out - wait until after your last frost date to be on the safe side.

Harvesting Victoria Blue

Other Names for Mealy sage 'Victoria Blue'

Blue Sage