‘Ember’s Wish’

‘Ember’s Wish’

Salvia Hybrid 'Sal1010-1' PP25183

Glowing coral flowers cover these tough plants from early spring to frost. Her blooms won’t fade in the heat, forming a ball of color in your yard, with no pruning or deadheading. A portion of plant proceeds go to Make-A-Wish® AU.

Sunset Zones

16-24; Annual in cooler areas

USDA Zones

25°F to 30°F USDA zones 9B–10

This plant isn't suitable for your USDA Zone 6b

‘Ember’s Wish’ Features

Plant Dimensions

3-4' H x 3' W

Landscape Use

Border, Container, Garden Bed, Groundcover

Plant Type


Growth Rate



Full sun to part shade

Special Feature

Attracts Pollinators, Cut Flowers, Easy Care, Heat Tolerance, Longer Blooming, Reblooming, Water-wise


Bright coral flowers bloom year-round in frost-free climates, or until frost

Flowering Season

Spring, Summer, Fall

‘Ember’s Wish’ Plant Care

Water Needs

Medium Water Once Established


Apply a balanced slow-release each spring and summer


Can cut back by 1/3 after first flower to keep compact


Well-drained soils

Planting Instructions

1. Dig in your native soil a hole as deep and wide as the container. We recommend planting in native soil for best acclimation.
2. Fill the hole with water and thoroughly water the new plant; allow both to drain.
3. Gently place the plant on its side and remove the pot. Place your hand on the bottom of the plant and put it in the hole.
4. Return native soil around the root ball, wetting and gently tamping down.
5. To complete, create a shallow trench around the base of the plant to contain the water when watering.
6. Mulch 1–2” deep around the plant, avoiding the area closest to the stem.

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Your zip code 20149 is in Zone: 6b with a temperature range of: -5 to 0 °F.