Salvia Mirage 'Deep Purple' has vivid purple flowers blooming all summer, fragrant foliage and prefers hot dry spots
Salvia greggii Mirage 'Deep Purple' produces richly-coloured grape purple flowers with a hint of blue. The Mirage Series is a group of compact, mounding autumn sage in a range of flower colours growing to 12-14 inches tall wide that are long-blooming producing flowers from early summer until fall. Plant in full sun in hot dry spots with well-drained soils or in containers.
Common Name: Autumn Sage
Family: Lamiaceae (The Mint Family)
Zone Hardiness: 7-9
Light: Full Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Purple
Secondary Bloom Colour: Blue
Bloom Time: Summer - Fall
Soil Moisture: Average, Dry
Benefits: Bees, Butterflies, Hummingbirds
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Well-drained, rocky slopes. Rocky soils in Central, West and South Texas, and Mexico.
Geogrpahical Origin: Americas - North America
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