where to buy salvia in NJ

ellenr22 - NJ - Zone 6b/7aApril 13, 2005

I posted this in the Salvia forum too:

Hi folks,

Can anyone recommend a place where I can find Salvia in NJ?

I know about Well-Sweep, but am looking for a closer place. I live in central NJ near New Brunswick, Middlesex County.

There are a lot of nurseries along Rt 130, but, from last year, I never found one that sold Salvia - just the usual kind of stuff I don't want.

As far as what Salvia I'm looking for -I'm not particular. If I could find Mexican and Peruvian Sage that would be wonderful, but any variety would be welcome.



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Miele's greenhouse in Clark usually carries several different colors.

    Bookmark   April 13, 2005 at 12:46PM
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wardw(z6 NJ)

Run a search for "Wellsweep", they may be near you.

    Bookmark   April 13, 2005 at 2:27PM
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I can bring S. guaranitica, S. uliginosa, and others to the swap.

    Bookmark   April 13, 2005 at 10:35PM
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Loretta NJ Z6

How far are you from New Hope, PA. Kaufell Gardens always had a few salvias. I've bought mexican from them and other tender types in previous years. They should be opening this weekend or next. Beautiful ride. Not far away from Peddlars Village. I have been finding salvias among the 3" herb pots in more and more places though.
For me, the mexican sage - Salvia leucantha bloomed way too late. Once it was too late and I didn't see anything and the next time I tried, it just started blooming when the frost came. I may have had better luck if I tried to overwinter it but I have given up for now.

    Bookmark   April 13, 2005 at 10:35PM
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Pope's Gardens in Waterford Works, N.J.

They're on the web.
Over 800 types of perennials.
Also, annuals.
Well worth the trip.

    Bookmark   April 13, 2005 at 11:15PM
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Hi, saw this was from awhile ago, but the thread still ranks high on google so I thought I'd contribute an update for folks looking where they can get a lovely young salvia plant in the NJ area now in 2010.

Popes Gardens is still a great place with sales every once in awhile if you can make it out there at the right time.

Also with the internet revolution there are tons of places to find salvia plants online and have them shipped right to your doorstep.

Here is a link that might be useful: Where To Buy Salvia

    Bookmark   June 16, 2010 at 10:59PM
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Come to my site you can find the best salvia ever. Miley sirus video also available. www.xtremeracingneeds.com

Direct salvia buy http://www.salviadragon.com/cmd.php?af=1285807

Here is a link that might be useful: Alfredo

    Bookmark   December 18, 2010 at 7:45AM
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