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Salvia 'Black & Bloom'

Salvia
  • Salvia 'Black & Bloom' is a flowering annual in the Garden Geek Collection.
  • Grab a can of Redbull - this plant is high energy!
  • Salvia 'Black & Bloom' takes a garden classic, 'Black & Blue', and puts it on steroids with electric blue color and beefy habit.
  • Tough as nails, Salvia 'Black & Bloom' has nearly true black stems with a thick, leafy body.
  • Selected as the Best Pollinator-Friendly Annual by Smith Gardens trial gardens and Boerner Botanical Gardens in 2015.

Height: 36-48 in

Spread: 36-48 in

Color: Blue


Attracts Wildlife:

  • Hummingbirds
  • Butterflies

Attributes:

  • Combination
  • Great Foliage
  • Container
  • Focal Point
  • Border or Bed
  • Mass Planting
  • Cut Flower

Combo Usage:

  • Filler (main structural)
  • Thriller (focal point)

Brand:

  • Garden Geek

Exposure:

  • Sun

Fertilizer Levels:

  • Average Feed

Foliage Color:

  • Green
  • Almost Black

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Fall(Flowering)
  • Summer(Flowering)

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Fall(Foliage)
  • Summer(Foliage)
  • Spring(Foliage)

Soil Moisture Preference:

  • Average-Slightly Moist

Soil pH Requirements:

  • Medium, 5.7-6.2

Vigor Rating:

  • Plays with others