Salvia verticillata 'Purple Rain'
More About Salvia verticillata 'Purple Rain'
- Ovate to oblong, hairy, gray-green foliage
- Upright, spiked, whorls of deep purple flowers
- Suitable for the front border
- Bloom Time: Early July to fall
- Flower Height: 60 cm
- Foliage Height: 40 cm
Whorled Sage Growing and Maintenance Tips
Best grown in a moist, average 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 a possible late, summer bloom.
Salvia verticillata 'Purple Rain' Characteristics
Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils