Salvia verticillata subsp. verticillata
Taprooted perennial with flowers in spikes starting in June. Aromatic gray-green foliage. Since first starting it several years ago, it has proliferated in our front lane garden, where seedlings pop up all over the place - which has resulted in a forest of sage, shown above.
||hardy ornamental sage
||germinate at room temperature. self-sows in our garden.
Flowers first year from seed sown indoors early.
detailed seed-starting info below
We left this plant behind in our Pennsylvania garden (and wish it well); we don't grow it in Houston.
Seed for this plant is included on my seed trade list
One or more images of this plant are included in my stock photo catalog
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- Seed from '03 trade. Baggy 70F (50%G, 4d). Exposure to light did not increase germination
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