May Night Sage Salvia x sylvestris 'May Night' #2

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Tall spikes of indigo blue flowers top compact mounds of soft, green foliage. This showy perennial is excellent for mixed borders, flower beds and patio containers. Thrives in areas where spring and summer nights remain cool. An herbaceous perennial.

Thrives in average, well-drained soils. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Tolerates periodic drought when established. Fertilize before new growth begins in spring. Remove spent flowers to encourage continued bloom. Prune annually after flowering.

DETAIL

Average Size at Maturity Quickly reaches 18 to 24 in. tall and wide.
Bloom Time Early Summer to Midsummer
Deciduous/ Evergreen Herbaceous
Flower Attribute Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers
Flower Color Purple
Foliage Color Gray-green
Garden Style Cottage
Growth Habit Clumping
Growth Rate Fast
Landscape Use Border, Container, Rock Garden, Cutting Garden
Light Needs Full sun
Soil Needs Flower & Rose Food
Special Feature Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Clump Forming, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Waterwise, Fast Growing, Bird Friendly, Compact Form
Water Needs Moderate
Watering Needs Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.