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Salvia farinaceae /Mealy Blue Sage

Salvia farinaceae  / Salvia farinaceae
Flowers appearing above silvery-green foliage
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Flowers appearing above silvery-green foliage

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Scientific Name: Salvia farinaceae
Common Name: Mealy Blue Sage
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 9, 10 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 2 -3 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Summer, Fall
Flower color: Lavender
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
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Comments: This salvia is well adapted to beds in full sunlight that have a well drained soil. Blooming is over an extended period from spring until the first frost. In areas of the country with hard freezes this salvia is normally grown as an annual. It will return on site with light freezes.