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Sage, Scarlet (pack)

Sage, Scarlet (pack)

Irresistible to Hummingbirds and Butterflies

Scarlet Sage - Salvia coccinea

Annual Open Pollinated. This tender perennial sage can be grown as an annual in colder zones. It is irresistible to hummingbirds and butterflies. For best results, sow seed indoors 6 weeks before last frost, covering lightly with vermiculite. After danger of frost has passed, transplant seedlings into cleared area and keep moist for 6 weeks until established. To direct sow, scatter seeds lightly on surface in late spring and keep moist during germination. Pack covers approximately 10 sq ft if broadcast.

Flowers: Aromatic leaves. Blooms summer to fall
Attracts: Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies
Soil: Prefers gravelly, well-drained soil
Native: Texas
USDA Zone: 8-10
Plant In: Spring
Planting Depth: 1/16"
Days to Germinate: 10-30 Days
Height At Maturity: 1'-3'
Sun/Shade Requirements: Partial Sun
Water Needs: Moderate Water
Approx. Seeds Per Pack: 1,729

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Description

Scarlet Sage - Salvia coccinea

Annual Open Pollinated. This tender perennial sage can be grown as an annual in colder zones. It is irresistible to hummingbirds and butterflies. For best results, sow seed indoors 6 weeks before last frost, covering lightly with vermiculite. After danger of frost has passed, transplant seedlings into cleared area and keep moist for 6 weeks until established. To direct sow, scatter seeds lightly on surface in late spring and keep moist during germination. Pack covers approximately 10 sq ft if broadcast.

Flowers: Aromatic leaves. Blooms summer to fall
Attracts: Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies
Soil: Prefers gravelly, well-drained soil
Native: Texas
USDA Zone: 8-10
Plant In: Spring
Planting Depth: 1/16"
Days to Germinate: 10-30 Days
Height At Maturity: 1'-3'
Sun/Shade Requirements: Partial Sun
Water Needs: Moderate Water
Approx. Seeds Per Pack: 1,729

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Shipping Information

Ships from Northern CA.

Shipping Weight: 0.02 lb

Dimensions: 4.5"L x 3.25"W x 0.1"H

Features

  • Attracts Bees/Butterflies
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Fragrant
  • Open-Pollinated
  • Shade Tolerant
  • Somewhat Drought Tolerant

Characteristics

Organic Status : 8 - 10
Bloom Season : Fall
Bloom Season : Summer
Flower Color : Red
Growth Habit : Upright
Life Cycle : Tender Perennial
Plant Usage : Attracts Bees/Butterflies
Plant Usage : Attracts Birds
Planting Time : Spring
Seed Unit Sizes : Seed Pack
Sun Requirements : Partial Sun

Planting & Care

Loosen the top two inches of soil. Mix seed with 10 parts vermiculite. Broadcast this mix over the area to be planted. Compress soil and lightly cover with compost or straw.

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Peaceful Valley Farm & Garden Supply brand vegetable seeds are guaranteed to germinate. Once the seeds have sprouted, please understand that Peaceful Valley cannot be held responsible for the many uncontrollable growing and climatic conditions that must be met to ensure the success of your crop(s).

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