This Zone 4 shrub does very well here in Whatcom county. It puts out new growth as mottled red and pink, the matures to reddish-purple. A very showy variety.
SALVIA commonly known as ‘SAGE’ is a large group of plants which include annuals, biennials, perennials and shrubs. The largest genus of mint family, Salvias are a gardener’s favorite.
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If you live in Bellingham, and the surrounding areas, you may be interested in learning more about the various plants that are used in landscaping features here. Many homeowners and business owners across Whatcom county use a variety of shrubs to accent their homes....read more
During the spring and fall, you should check the soil moisture approximately every 3-5 days. During the hot and dry summer months, this should be done everyday for planters and hanging baskets, 2-3 days for in ground small-medium sized plants and every 3-5 days for larger plants and trees.read more