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Salvia nemorosa 'Pink Friesland'

#USPP#18152

Also called Perennial Sage


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More About Salvia nemorosa 'Pink Friesland' (USPP#18152)

  • Compact, mounding habit
  • Spikes of burgundy buds open to deep pink flowers
  • Flowers and buds together give a two-toned appearance
  • Green, oblong foliage is fragrant when crushed
  • Excellent cut flower, fresh or dried
  • Bloom Time: Early to late summer
  • Flower Height: 50 cm
  • Foliage Height: 30 cm

Height:

25-35 cm

Spread:

40-50 cm

Colour:

Pink (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 'Pink Friesland' (USPP#18152) Characteristics

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

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Habit

Mounding
Clumping
Compact

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Border/edging