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Meadow Sage

Salvia nemorosa 'Blue Bouquetta®' PP28,393

Compact mound of narrow leaves support bottle brush-like flowers.

With its large and intense blue-purple flowers, Salvia nemorosa Blue Bouquetta® is a splendid addition to any garden. 'Blue Bouquetta' is a re-blooming variety, so you can enjoy its majestic flowers from early summer until winter. 'Blue Bouquetta' will reach 8" high. Such a compact variety covered with big flowers: you can imagine how gorgeous this will look! This variety is winter hardy to USDA zone 4b. Prune after the first flowering period to encourage repeat bloom. It prefers full sun and well-drained soil. 'Blue Bouquetta' is a great choice for perennial borders, as a solitary on balconies and terraces and combined with other plants. Salvia nemorosa 'Blue Bouquetta': spoil yourself and your garden with this sensational flower bouquet!

Characteristics:

Bloom Time:

Blooms early summer to frost

Mature Height:

8-10 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

5-9 Find your zone

Exposure:

Full Sun

Features and Usage:

Greenhouse Growing Instructions:

Begin at 48-55°F to promote root growth. Water thoroughly, allow to dry in between. Once actively growing move to 60°F and fertilize sparingly, they are light feeders. Generally finish in 6-8 weeks based on growing conditions. Deadhead to re-bloom.
Plants Per Gallon: 1

Transplanting Instructions:

Plant in well draining professional potting soil keeping crown of plant at same level it was in the plug. Once potted, water immediately and apply a broad spectrum fungicide according to directions to avoid crown and root rot.

Homeowner Planting and Maintenance Tips:

Plant in average, well-drained soil in full sun.

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We have done our best to describe this plant as accurately as possible, however, different climates
and growing conditions in different parts of the country will affect height, bloom time, and color.