Salvia Victoria Blue

Annuals

Salvia Victoria Blue

22 Mar , 2015  

Salvia Victoria BlueLatin Name: Salvia farinacea
Height: 1.00 to 2.00 feet
Width: 0.75 to 1.50 feet
Light: Full sun to part shade
Water: Average
Soil: Well Drained
Description: It features two-lipped, violet-blue flowers in axillary and terminal racemes (to 4-8” long) from summer to fall. Drooping, irregularly-serrate, ovate-lanceolate, gray-green leaves (to 3” long). ‘Victoria Blue’ is a compact, densely-branched cultivar that typically grows to 15-24” tall and features large deep blue flowers from summer to fall. Common name and specific epithet are in reference to the white powdery felting found on the upper stems and calyx.