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Salvia nemorosa

'Crystal Blue'


Color Spires® Crystal Blue Perennial Salvia




Origin:  Bred by Jerry VanderKolk, introduced by Walters Gardens, Inc. and Proven Winners┬« in 2014.
Family
Lamiaceae
Genus
Salvia
Species
nemorosa
Cultivar
'Crystal Blue'
Category
Perennials
Registered Name
Color Spires®
Patent Number
USPPAF, Can PBRAF
USDA Hardiness Zone
3 - 8
Canadian Hardiness Zone
1 - 8
RHS Hardiness Zone
H7 - H4
Temperature (°C)
-40 - (-7)
Temperature (°F)
-40 - 20
Height
55 cm
Spread
60 cm
Photographs
Description and Growing Information
Flowering Period
MayJune
General Description
A perennial salvia with light sky blue flowers and a clump of aromatic grey-green foliage.
Landscape
Wonderful for borders, cut flower gardens or in mass plantings.
Cultivation
Grow in full sun in an average soil, remarkably deer resistant, drought tolerant and low maintenance.
Shape
A clump forming habit.
Habitat
Horticultural origin.
Leaf Description
Leaves are grey-green and aromatic.
Flower Description
Light sky blue flowers that are attractive to bees, butterflies and hummingbirds.
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