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Salvia nemorosa Rose Marvel

Scientific Name : Salvia nemorosa
Common Name : Sage
Hardiness Zone : 4a - 9b
Hardiness Degree : -30°F (-34°C)
Blooming Season : Early Spring, Spring, Late Spring, Summer, Autumn, Late Summer
Plant Habit : Mounded
Water : Medium
Fertilizer : Once a month
Spacing : 12 - 14" (30 - 36cm)
Height : 10 - 12" (25 - 30cm)
Width : 10 - 12" (25 - 30cm)
Exposure : Sun
General Information : The largest flowers of any rose or pink Salvia nemorosa on the market.
Enjoy the stunning display of color in Spring and Summer.
Idea & Tips : Plant in a sunny location in the garden.
Fertilize monthly for best plant health and flowering.
Grower InformationThe largest flowers of any rose-colored Salvia nemorosa.
  • Brings a rich, deep rose color to the popular ‘Marvel’ family.
  • Can be positioned as a premium perennial item, creating more opportunity for grower margin.
  • Features a long flowering window and reblooms without being cut back.
  • Ultra-large flowers provide more color and impact in the landscape.
'Rose Marvel'
Protection InformationEU PBRAF; PPAF
Breeder : Darwin Perennials
  • Propagation Guide

    • Media EC/pH:
      EC 0.8 mmhos/pH 5.8-6.2
      Soil Temperature:
      70-72°F (21-22°C)
      Rooting Hormone:
      1,000 ppm IBA basal dip
      Mist:
      Low
      Fertilization:
      50-75 ppm starting at Day 7
      Pinching:
      A soft pinch will increase branching.
      Transplanting:
      35-42 days after sticking
      Comments:
      Over-misting and saturated propagation media will dramatically delay rooting and increase rooting losses. Discontinue mist as quickly as possible and only mist to avoid leaf wilt.
  • Finishing Guide

    • Media pH:
      5.8-6.2
      Temperature:
      55 to 65°F (13 to 18°C)
      Light Level (fc):
      5,000 to 8,000
      Vernalization:
      Beneficial for bulking but not required for flowering.
      Daylength:
      Day length neutral
      Watering:
      Moderate
      Fertilization:
      Use a balanced fertilizer at a rate of 175 to 200 ppm N.
      Pinch After Transplant:
      Generally not required
      Plant Growth Regulators:
      Will respond to 300 ppm Configure spray at young plant level.
      Pests and Fungal Diseases:
      Spider mites
  • Crop Scheduling

    • 1–qt. (10–cm) pot, 1 plant per pot:
      Not recommended
      1–gal. (15–cm) pot, 1 plant per pot:
      10-12 wks
      2 to 3–gal. (25 to 30–cm) pot, 3 plants per pot:
      12-14 wks
      Bloom Months:
      March to September

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