‘Killer Cranberry’ Salvia

Salvia microphylla 'Killer Cranberry' PP26609 Home » The Collection » ‘Killer Cranberry’ Salvia microphylla are native to the American Southwest, and are a fabulous perennial shrub choice for dryer climates. 'Killer Cranberry' has masses of rich magenta flowers to lure honeybees and hummingbirds to your garden, and superior glossy foliage.
‘Killer Cranberry’ Salvia
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Feature Rich red flowers early spring to late fall
USDA Zones Hardy to 15° USDA Zones 8b-10
Sunset Zones 7-24
Special Features Aromatic, Deer Resistant, Easy Care, Fall Blooming, Heat Tolerance, Upright Habit, Water-wise
Landscape Use Accent, Border, Coastal, Container, Cottage/Informal, Low Hedge, Slope
Exposure Full sun
Flowering Season Spring, Summer, Fall
Dimensions 2-3' H x 2-3' W
Growth Rate Fast
Plant Type Herbaceous
Water Needs Low Water Once Established
Soil Well-drained soils
Fertilizer Apply a balanced slow-release each spring and summer
Pruning Can shape when actively growing

Planting Instructions

  • backfill and plant 1-2" above soil level
  • plant in Full sun

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