Salvia nemorosa 'Rose Queen'
Also called Perennial Sage
Suitable Substitutions for Salvia nemorosa 'Rose Queen'
More About Salvia nemorosa 'Rose Queen'
- Other species names: sylvestris or superba
- Spikes of burgundy buds open to 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: May to June
- Flower Height: 60 cm
- Foliage Height: 45 cm
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 'Rose Queen' Characteristics
Soil MoistureAverage to Dry Soils
Moist to Average