Salvia coccinea Red
275 seeds $2.50
Salvia coccinea has bright red flowers all summer long, making it a perfect bedding annual. It's also nice in containers. Salvia coccinea is one of the best flowers for hummingbirds. It is native to the southeastern United States and Mexico. It is hardy in zones 8-11. Grow it as an annual elsewhere.
Also known as Hummingbird Sage, Scarlet Sage, Texas Sage and Tropical Sage. Deer resistant.
height 15" spacing 12"
Sowing Salvia coccinea Seeds
Start salvia seeds indoors 6-8 weeks before the last frost date. Or sow outdoors after the last frost. Barely cover the seeds with soil. Full sun.