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Salvia greggii (Autumn Sage)

Salvia greggii
Autumn Sage, Cherry Sage, Gregg Salvia

Autumn Sage is a tough, adaptable perennial for most Southwestern gardens. Beautiful clusters of red flowers are produced at branch tips all through the warm season, but in the low desert flower production will drop off in the summer. Plant in full sun at higher elevations and partial shade in the low desert.

Plant Type Native, Perennial
Exposure Full Sun, Partial Shade
Water Needs Low, Average
Hardiness Zone Zone 7 (0° F)
Flower Color Red
Flower Season Spring, Summer, Fall
Growth Rate Fast
Height 3 (ft)
Spread 3 (ft)
Spacing 2' - 3' (ft)
Characteristics Evergreen, Fragrant, Showy
Attracts Bees, Butterflies, Hummingbirds, Pollinators
Maintenance Low
Garden Uses Beds and Borders, Patio and Containers, Wall-Side Borders
Tolerance Deer, Drought
Soil Type Chalk, Loam, Sand
Soil PH Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Soil Drainage Well-Drained
Image by: MSWN
Image by: MSWN
Image by: MSWN

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