Salvia nemorosa 'Blue Queen' (Blaukoenigin)
Also called Perennial Sage
More About Salvia nemorosa Blue Queen ('Blaukoenigin')
- AKA Salvia x superba 'Blue Queen'
- Clump forming, upright, mounding habit
- Dense flower spikes of violet-blue flowers
- Dark green, basal leaves, 12.5 cm long
- Foliage has a fragrance when crushed
- Bloom Time: Late spring to midsummer
Blue Queen Meadow Sage Growing and Maintenance Tips
Best grown in a moist or dry, well-drained soil, in full sun. They are drought tolerant once established. Shear back flowers after flowering to maintain a compact foliage habit and to encourage a late, summer bloom.
Salvia nemorosa Blue Queen ('Blaukoenigin') Characteristics
Soil MoistureAverage to Dry Soils
Moist to Average
Flowering TimeLt. Spr-Sum