Harvest Sage

Salvia Firebrand

$7.97

Salvia confertiflora
Also known as: Harvest Sage

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Product Description

Salvia confertiflora Firebrand


Confertiflora means “crowded with flowers. Blooms are borne in late autumn of coral orange flowers and will continue until first frost. Large foliage with leaves 7″ long and 3.5” wide, dark green with a yellowish undertone. Blooms and stems are heavily weighted and needs support of staking and wind protection. Prune heavily in early spring or late winter. Very drought tolerant once established and likes sandy loam soil with weekly watering and top dress with lime. A butterfly and hummingbird magnet! Great for floral arrangement in the fall.


Yearly Foliage: Perennial


Hardiness Zone: 9-10 (zone 8 with winter protection)


Light: Full Sun, partial shade is best


Mature Growth: 5-6 feet high – 5-6 feet wide


Soil: Average, sandy loam, added lime helpful


Blooms: late summer or early fall until the first frost. Deep weekly during dry spells, drought tolerant once establish


Wildlife: Nectar-insects, Nectar-butterflies, Nectar-bees, Hummingbirds


 

Additional Information

Size

1 Quart, 1 Gallon

WE ONLY SHIP to the following states due to agriculture restriction & quarantine rules.
AL, AK, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, NE, NH, NJ, NY, NC, ND, OH, OK, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, VT, VA, WV & WI