Photo Courtesy of Stonehouse Nursery

Salvia nemorosa 'Caradonna'

Meadow Sage

  • Striking deep-purple, almost black stems enhance the deep indigo-purple flower spikes
  • Out-blooms every other Salvia and is an excellent choice for the mixed border
  • Attracts birds, bees, and butterflies
  • Responds well to shearing after blooming to prompt fresh foliage and rebloom

Height:

18-30 in

Spread:

15-18 in

Hardiness Zone:

3-8

 

Characteristics & Attributes for Salvia nemorosa 'Caradonna'

Attributes
Cut Flower/Foliage
Fragrant
Long Blooming
Border or Bed
Mass Planting
Drought Tolerant
Foliage Color
Green
Soil Moisture
Average Water
Dry Soil
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Butterflies
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Exposure
Full Sun
Habit
Upright