“The many great gardens of the world… all make the point as clear as possible: The soul cannot thrive in the absence of a garden.” –Thomas Moore (1478-1535)
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Salvia sylvestris 'May Night'

May Night Sage

Garden(s):

LoH2O, Old Post

Type:

Perennial

Height:

38-46 cm (15-18 in)

Spread:

48 cm (18 in)

Light:

Full sun

Water:

Low, Moderate

Zone:

3

Bloom Time:

May, June, July, August

Bloom Colour:

Purple

Foliage Colour:

Green

Soil:

Average, Sandy, Clay

Notes:

Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds. Deer and rabbit resistant. Valued for long bloom time, which can be extended by deadheading. Used in containers, beds, borders.