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Salvia nemorosa 'Blue Marvel'

#PPAF

Also called Perennial Sage


More About Salvia nemorosa 'Blue Marvel' (PPAF)

  • Deep blue flower spikes
  • Compact, upright, mounding, clump forming habit
  • Gray-green basal leaves, 12.5 cm long
  • Foliage has a fragrance when crushed
  • Bloom Time: early to midsummer
  • Re-bloomer

Zone:

3

Height:

25-30 cm

Spread:

25-30 cm

Colour:

Blue (deep)
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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 Marvel' (PPAF) Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Birds
Attracts Birds
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Dried Flower/Foliage
Dried Flower/Foliage
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Fragrant
Fragrant
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Average to Dry Soils
Moist to Average
Well-drained

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Summer

Habit

Clumping
Upright
Compact
Mounding

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Border/edging

 Suitable Substitutions for Salvia nemorosa 'Blue Marvel'