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Salvia nemorosa 'Caradonna'

Caradonna' Perennial Salvia

Caradonna' Perennial Salvia

Exposure

  • Sun

Rusticity

4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11

Bloom time

  • June
  • August

  • Abundant flowers
  • Fragrant flowers
  • Attracts butterflies
  • Dense foliage
  • White-tailed deer resistant

Dark purple blue flowers from June to August, tolerates heat and drought. Magnificent in clumps, attracts butterflies.

Plant details

Dimensions

Spacing
- cm
Spread
- cm
Height
- cm
Spacing
18 - 24 in.
Spread
12 - 24 in.
Height
12 - 24 in.

Characteristics

Habit:

  • Straight

Flowering colours:

  • Violet blue

Plant needs

Watering:

  • Average. Prefers well-drained
  • moderately dry soil. It is essential not to keep the soil constantly wet.

Maintenance:

  • Easy. Light pruning in early spring. Remove dry flowers during the season.

Soil requirement:

  • Well drained and moderately dry. Slightly acidic to neutral soil.

Features

Resistance:

  • White-tailed deer
  • Rabbits

Attract:

  • Hummingbirds
  • Butterflies
  • Pollinators

Use:

  • Clump
  • Border
  • Flowerbed
  • Butterfly Garden
  • Cut Flowers

Attribute:

  • Aromatic foliage
  • Cut flowers

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