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Salvia nemorosa 'Sensation Rose'

#PP18230, CPBR2851

Also called Perennial Sage


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More About Salvia nemorosa 'Sensation Rose' (PP18230, CPBR2851)

  • 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: Early to midsummer
  • Flower Height: 40 cm
  • Foliage Height: 30 cm

Height:

25-30 cm

Spread:

30-40 cm

Colour:

Pink
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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 'Sensation Rose' (PP18230, CPBR2851) Characteristics

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

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Landscape uses

Border/edging