Salvia Blue Marvel
72 in stock
Salvia Blue Marvel flaunts ultra-large flowers; the largest of all the Salvia nemorosa species. Bright violet-blue flowers will entice hummingbirds, butterflies and other pollinators; however, the scented grey-green foliage keeps deer and rabbits from nibbling. Winning top honors in two prestigious shows, this tough performer truly is a Marvel!
In 2016, S. Blue Marvel was a Plantarium 2016 Gold Medal Winner and also won Best in Show at the HTA National Plant Show in the UK.
Height: Short 10-12″
Spacing: Plant 10-12″ apart
Bloom Time: Early Summer to Late Summer
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Sunny
Zones: 4-9 Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Sandy, Clay
Pot Size: 3.5″ square x 4″ deep
Features to Note
For a Slope or Bank
Beneficial for Pollinators
Good for Cut Flowers
Hot Dry Site Tolerant
OK in Containers
Salvia General Information
Salvia are excellent, easy-to-grow plants for a summer show of intense color. Salvia perform best in full sun. A real heat lover; they respond well to shearing after blooming to prompt fresh foliage and blooms.