Bright red tubular flowers over a long period of bloom. Hasn't overwintered yet in our garden (tried twice now), but even grown as an annual it's a fine plant.
||tender perennial (Z7-10)
||ordinary garden soil
||germinates quickly at room temperature
Flowers first year from seed sown indoors early.
detailed seed-starting info below
We left this plant behind in our Pennsylvania garden (and wish it well); we don't grow it in Houston.
Seed for this plant is included on my seed trade list
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PlantLinks to other web pages about Salvia roemeriana
- Seed garden '02. Baggy. 70F (95%G, 4-9d)
- Seed garden '03. Baggy. 65F (45%G, 4-13d)
- Seed garden '04. Baggy 70F (70%G, 4-9d)
- Seed garden '05. Baggy 70F (62%G, 4-8d)
- Seed from HPS/MAG '12/'13 exchange. Baggy 70F (11%G, 7d)
- Seed from NARGS '14/'15 exchange. Baggy 70F (56%G, 4-5d)
Flowers first year from seed.
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March 03, 2013