Scientific Name : Salvia greggii
Common Name : Autumn Sage
Hardiness Zone : 7a - 11
Hardiness Degree : 5°F (-15°C)
Blooming Season : Late Summer, Autumn, Early Spring, Spring, Late Spring, Summer
Plant Habit : Upright
Characteristics : Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Heat Tolerant
Water : Light
Fertilizer : Once a month
Spacing : 24 - 26" (61 - 66cm)
Height : 24 - 36" (61 - 91cm)
Width : 22 - 24" (56 - 61cm)
Exposure : Sun
General Information : Great addition to northern landscapes for summer-long color. Also, an excellent southern, heat-loving perennal plant.
Idea & Tips : Plant in full sun location. Trim back in early spring. Fertilize once per month.
Grower Information : Tender perennials with a moderately sized plant habit.
Protection Information : EU PBR35870; PP20,680
Breeder : Darwin Perennials
EC 0.75-0.80 mmhos/pH 5.8-6.2
500 ppm IBA
Low to moderate
50-75 ppm N
Recommended after roots are established. Leave 4-5 active internodes.
35-42 days after sticking
Nights: 45 to 70°F (7 to 21°C) Days: 55 to 80°F (13 to 27°C)
5,000 to 8,000
Day length neutral
Allow media to dry moderately between watering.
Use a balanced fertilizer at a rate of 125 to 150 ppm.
Once for smaller pot sizes, twice for larger containers.
PGRs generally not needed
White fly, spider mites
Unrooted: 12-14 wks Rooted: 8-10 wks
Unrooted: 14-16 wks Rooted: 10-12 wks
Unrooted: 16-18 wks Rooted: 12-14 wks
March to October
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