Salvia Louis Saso


Salvia iodantha, Louis Saso
Also known as: Fuchsia Sage



Salvia iodantha, Big Leaf Mexican Sage
Also known as: Louis Saso, Fuchsia Sage

A excellent fall bloomer for the hummingbird! Reddish purple flowers with many dense, showy spikes, the foliage has a bronze cast. Does well growing along Gulf coast and Florida. Blooming late in November in the deep south.

Yearly Foliage: Perennial

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

Light: Light Shade – filtered sun best

Mature Growth: 9 feet high – 6 feet wide

Soil: Average garden soil, enriched with humus and well drained

Blooms: Late Fall until frost

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


Additional information

Weight N/A

1 Quart, 1 Gallon