(Mealycup Sage) Salvia ‘Evolution’ makes a striking impression in your landscape, when planted in mass. Salvia is a must-have plant for the mixed border or container, providing height and vertical interest. ‘Evolution’ is a long-blooming, easy-care variety that thrives in full sun to light shade locations. It can tolerate some drought. ‘Evolution’ attracts butterflies and hummingbirds, while deer and rabbits tend to pass it by. The violet-purple blooms make great long-lasting cut flowers as well.
Common Name: Sage
Plant Type: Annual
Brand: PROVEN SELECTIONS®
Hardiness Zone: 8, 9, 10What is my zone?
Max Height: 1 – 2 Feet
Max Spread: 1 – 2 Feet
Exposure: Full Sun (+6 hrs.), Part Shade (4-6 hrs.)
Nature Attractions: Bee-Friendly, Butterflies, Hummingbirds, Songbirds
Critter Resistance: Deer
Flower Color: Purple Shades
Soil Moisture Needs: Dry, Moderate
Attributes: Cut Flower or Foliage, Drought Tolerant
Design Use: Combination Containers, Container, Hanging Baskets
Container Design: Thriller
Season of Interest (Flowering): Late Spring or Early Summer, Summer, Late Summer, Fall