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Salvia farinacea ‘Fairy Queen'/Fairy Queen Salvia

Salvia farinacea ‘Fairy Queen' / Salvia farinacea ‘Fairy Queen'
Container grown plants ready for transplanting to the garden
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Container grown plants ready for transplanting to the garden

Bushy, compact plants are a hallmark of this species

Flowering occurs from late spring into fall

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Scientific Name: Salvia farinacea ‘Fairy Queen'
Common Name: Fairy Queen Salvia
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 8, 9, 10 Determine Your Zone
Height: 1-2 feet
Spread: to 1 foot
Bloom time: Spring, Summer, Fall
Flower color: White, Blue
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Landscape Categories: Deer Resistant-Tolerant Plants
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Comments: Is a perennial in lower part of zone 8 and southward and is treated as an annual where freezes commonly occur. Spikes of attractive blue and white bicolored flowers are produced on bushy, compact plants that have distinctive dark stems. This salvia is used in borders, massed in ground beds, and in containers.