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Select Rose Salvia

Posted by cyng z4/5 CO (My Page) on
Sun, May 28, 06 at 16:41

Hello everyone,

I wonder if anyone can tell me whether Salvia Nemerosa "Select Rose" is different than "Rose Queen" or just that by another name. I saw it in K-mart the other day and wondered if it was they're brand name for Rose Queen or if its actually a different variety. Looks very similar -- very pretty.

Thanks very much.


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RE: Select Rose Salvia

It is hard to tell without an image. Do the pots have proprietary labels with a suppliers name?

There is no good way to market the old S. guaranitica as anise-scented sage or without a varietal name, and a Latin name is a turn-off for most folks. I suspect some grower just gave it the name Sapphire Sage, but I have no way to prove that.


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