Salvia- Tropical Salvia (Scarlet Sage) (Florida Native)

Salvia- Tropical Salvia (Scarlet Sage) (Florida Native)

Brand: Whitwam Organics-J
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Salvia coccinea 

A gorgeous Florida native wild flower. It's the perfect addition to any butterfly garden, with its bright red showy flowers, known to attract butterflies, hummingbirds, and bumble bees. This versatile herbaceous plant from the lamiaceae or mint family, grows well in sandy native soil and is somewhat salt tolerant. Tropical salvia will grow as a self-seeding annual, or can be perennial if cut back after flowering/seeding. 

Days to germination 7 - 21 days
Days to maturity 35 - 63 days
Life cycle Annual (self-seeding)
Plant time year-round
Spacing 12"-24"
Sun full sun, part shade, shade
Soil temperature 70
Optimum soil P.H 6 - 7
Height 18" - 36"

 

Salvia coccinea 

A gorgeous Florida native wild flower. It's the perfect addition to any butterfly garden, with its bright red showy flowers, known to attract butterflies, hummingbirds, and bumble bees. This versatile herbaceous plant from the lamiaceae or mint family, grows well in sandy native soil and is somewhat salt tolerant. Tropical salvia will grow as a self-seeding annual, or can be perennial if cut back after flowering/seeding. 

Days to germination 7 - 21 days
Days to maturity 35 - 63 days
Life cycle Annual (self-seeding)
Plant time year-round
Spacing 12"-24"
Sun full sun, part shade, shade
Soil temperature 70
Optimum soil P.H 6 - 7
Height 18" - 36"