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Salvia elegans 'Scarlet Tangerine'
Citrus-Scented Sage
Salvia elegans 'Scarlet Tangerine'
Code: 3677Family: LabiataeGenus: Salvia
Plant Type:Tender Perennial or Annual,Herb
Delicate spikes of brilliant red, tubular flowers appear above citrus-scented leaves in late summer and fall. Tangerine sage has a marvelous pineapple scent and flavor; an excellent herb for use in teas, potpourri or garnishes.
Blooms: Summer
Growth Rate: Fast
Size Range: 3' tall x 3' wide
Cultural Information
Sun Sun
Soil: Average,Well-drained
Water Use: Moderate
Maintenance: Medium
Hardiness Zone: 8,9,10,11
Cold Hardy to 10° to 20°F
Features and Benefits
Attracts Butterflies Attracts ButterfliesAttracts Hummingbirds Attracts Hummingbirds
Culinary Uses Culinary UsesDeer Resistant Deer Resistant
Fragrant FragrantGood for Cut Flowers Good for Cut Flowers
Good for Tea Good for TeaRockery or Alpine Plant Rockery or Alpine Plant
Grown by: Blooming Nursery,Inc & Blooming Junction
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