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Salvia nemorosa Spring King - sage

    Salvia nemorosa Spring King - sage


    Salvia Spring King is a stunning perennial herb that boasts vibrant colors and an impressive growth habit. Its upright stems reach heights of up to 70cm (28 inches) and produce large, showy flower spikes that bloom from late spring to early summer. The blooms are a striking combination of purple and white, which adds a unique splash of color to any garden.

    Product Characteristics:
    • Height: 70cm (28 inches)
    • Spread: 60cm (24 inches)
    • Flower color: Purple and white
    • Flowering period: Late spring to early summer
    • Foliage: Glossy green leaves with a slightly toothed margin
    • Sunlight requirements: Full sun to partial shade
    • Soil requirements: Well-drained, fertile soil
    • Hardiness Zone: 5-9

    Salvia Spring King is a versatile plant that can be used in a variety of ways. It is perfect for borders and rock gardens, and also works well in mixed containers or as a cut flower. The plant's vibrant colors and unique growth habit make it a great choice for adding interest to any garden.

    Salvia Spring King is a hardy plant that requires little maintenance once established. It is tolerant of drought and heat, making it a great choice for gardens with varying weather conditions. Additionally, the plant is attractive to pollinators like bees and butterflies, which helps support local ecosystems.

    Companion Plants:

    • Euphorbia polychroma: This low-growing plant has bright yellow flowers that contrast beautifully with the purple-blue blooms of Salvia Spring King.
    • Cimicifuga simplex 'Brunette': This tall, shade-loving plant has dark purple foliage that contrasts beautifully with the bold blooms of Salvia Spring King.
    • Asclepias tuberosa: Also known as butterfly weed, this orange-flowered plant is a favorite of pollinators and pairs well with the bold blooms of Salvia Spring King.

    Care Instructions:
    Salvia Spring King prefers well-drained, fertile soil and full sun to partial shade. Water regularly, especially during periods of drought, and avoid overwatering. The plant may require occasional pruning to maintain its shape and promote blooming. Cut back the stems after the first flush of blooms has faded to encourage a second flush later in the season.

    Final Thoughts:
    Salvia Spring King is a unique and striking plant that is sure to make a statement in any garden. Its vibrant colors and hardy nature make it a great choice for novice and experienced gardeners alike. With proper care and attention, Salvia Spring King will provide years of beauty and enjoyment.