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Today's bloom is Salvia (Salvia semiatrata)

Bloom of the Day for January 19th, 2008:

Type of plant: Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Bloom color: Pink, Magenta (Pink-Purple), Maroon (Purple-Brown)

Bloom time of year: Blooms all year

Sun requirements: Full Sun, Sun to Partial Shade

Cold hardiness: Zone 8a to Zone 11

Height: 6-12 in. (15-30 cm), 12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing: 15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

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One vendor has this plant for sale.

36 members have or want this plant for trade.

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sannajane wrote:
One of the most beautiful salvias I've seen! Well, okay, I admit I've only begun to appreciate them since last spring, but this one is gorgeous! Gotta have it!

silverfluter wrote:
Wow! Where do you find that one? I need it!lol

sannajane wrote:
One of the places I found "has this plant for sale" doesn't have it available right now.... but I'm gonna get one, one of these days.

silverfluter wrote:
I noticed when I read the PF stuff on it that somebody said it's invasive. I wonder how invasive.