Salvia 'Violet Queen'
50 seeds $2.50
Salvia superba 'Violet Queen'
Salvia 'Violet Queen' blooms in early summer with numerous spikes of dark violet flowers on bushy plants. It attracts hummingbirds and butterflies. Salvia 'Violet Queen' goes with almost everything in the garden. It makes a nice companion plant for roses. It sometimes self sows, but not in excess. Salvia superba is drought tolerant and easy to grow. Other names include Salvia nemerosa, Salvia sylvestris and Meadow Sage. Deer resistant. Hardy perennial in zones 4-9.
height 18" spacing 15"
Sowing Salvia 'Violet Queen' 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.