Scientific Name : Salvia nemorosa
Common Name : Meadow 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 : Largest flowers of all Salvia nemorosa.
Idea & Tips : Salvia Blue Marvel prefers a sunny location.
: The largest flowers of any S. nemorosa!
Plantarium 2016 Gold Medal Winner; HTA National Plant Show “Best In Show”
- Innovative variety can be finished as a first-year-flowering perennial.
- No PGRs needed!
- Outstanding habit and reliable re-blooming for landscapes and container gardening.
- Ideal for positioning as a premium perennial item for a greater profit margin opportunity.
Protection Information : PP27,018
Breeder : Darwin Perennials
EC 0.75-0.80 mmhos/pH 5.8-6.2
1,000 ppm IBA
50-75 ppm N at Day 7
A soft pinch will increase branching.
35-42 days after sticking
Nights: 45 to 55°F (7 to 13°C) Days: 55 to 65°F (13 to 18°C)
5,000 to 8,000
Beneficial; aids in bulking. Not required for flowering.
Day length neutral
Allow media to dry moderately between watering.
Use a balanced fertilizer at a rate of 125 to 150 ppm.
PGRs generally not needed
White fly, spider mites, Botrytis
Unrooted: 13-15 wks Rooted: 8-10 wks
Unrooted: 15-17 wks Rooted: 10-12 wks
Unrooted: 17-19 wks Rooted: 12-14 wks
March to September
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