Telford, PennsylvaniaPerennials
Telephone: (267) 371 - 3050 Grasses

Salvia x superba 'Rose Queen'
Common name   Violet sage
Hardiness Zone   4 to 9
Sun   Full sun
Soil   Dry to medium moisture
Flower color   Rose
Bloom Time   June - September
Height   2 - 3 ft

General Culture:
Easily grown in average, dry to medium wet, well-drained soil in full sun. Not fussy about soil, it flourishes in blazing sun, tolerating drought and often reblooming.
Noteworthy Characteristics:
Masses of bushy, vibrantly colorful rosy-pink bloomspikes arise on this perennial Sage, beginning in early summer and then repeating until frost! The blooms are richly colorful on upright, very full 20-inch plants, presenting a fine show of color that brings in the butterflies!

No serious disease problems. Susceptible to leaf spot and rust. White fly and scale are occasional insect pests.
Provides long summer bloom to the perennial border, rock garden, cottage garden, wild garden or naturalized planting.