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Early blooming fall Salvias

Posted by wardda (My Page) on
Tue, Feb 16, 10 at 19:48

I feel I am fearfully out of touch on Salvias these days and I am wondering what I'm missing. One of the reasons I love involuctrata is because it blooms earlier than sages like mexicana and leucantha. What should I be trying that will hit its stride by late August or earlier and be happy in humid New Jersey? Waverly always did well here, and mimiata is almost a late sage, not getting going completely until around August 1st. Van Remsen falls into that last group too.


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RE: Early blooming fall Salvias

Ward:
How about S x "Mystic Spires" ,coccinea,splendens,
jurisicii or some of the Chinese species ?
Art


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