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Salvia 'Purple Majesty'

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Family: Lamiaceae (lay-mee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Salvia (SAL-vee-uh) (Info)
Cultivar: Purple Majesty

Synonym:Salvia guarantica x gesneraeflora

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7 members have or want this plant for trade.

Category:
Perennials

Height:
36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)
USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)
USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)
USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)
USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:
N/A

Bloom Color:
Blue-Violet

Bloom Time:
Mid Summer
Late Summer/Early Fall
Mid Fall

Foliage:
Herbaceous
Aromatic
Smooth-Textured

Other details:
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
Flowers are fragrant

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)
7.9 to 8.5 (alkaline)

Patent Information:
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Propagation Methods:
By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)
From softwood cuttings

Seed Collecting:
Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds
Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

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1 positive
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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive nedweenie On Dec 22, 2006, nedweenie from Windsor, CT (Zone 6a) wrote:

Nice annual plant, similar to Black & Blue in size, aromatic leaves, hummers love it, etc. Gets a little higher than B&B, 4+ ft. Late summer bloomer, but once it gets going, it blooms till frost.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Nevada City, California
Norwalk, California
Roseville, California
Temecula, California
Jacksonville, Florida
Keystone, Florida
Melbourne Beach, Florida
Pensacola, Florida
Dacula, Georgia
Douglas, Georgia
Hebron, Kentucky
Madison, Mississippi
Lincoln, Nebraska
Lesslie, South Carolina
Austin, Texas
Fort Worth, Texas
Houston, Texas
Kalama, Washington
Seattle, Washington



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