Thought in ancient times to perpetuate good health, an Arab proverb asks, “How shall a man die with sage in his garden?” Our Salvias are diverse perennials, shrubs or subshrubs. Many of them hail from the Mediterranean, Mexico and South America.
Drought tolerant, reliable once established, and generally pest and disease free, they combine an array of flowers and aromatic foliage in many different sizes, shapes, and hues.
Indigenous to the Mexican province Sinaloa, this compact bushy Salvia displays tantalizing color. Low growing stems initially trail on the ground, concealed by dark green, textured leaves infused with plum-purple hues, and bronze-tinted new growth. Well above the narrow foliage, deep blue, airy,
upright spikes feature spaced whorls of sable calyxes and vivid flowers marked with two subtle white lines on each lower lip.
Size: 6"–10" high x 15"–18" wide; hardy to zone 8.
Chilly Day Sale
Enjoy a special savings and get a jump start on next Spring's planting! Order a minimum of $50.00, in plants, and receive a 10% discount, order $100.00 in plants, and receive a 15% discount.
If you are not ready for a plant delivery, you can purchase a $100 Gift Certificate for 15% off, which means $100.00 worth of plants for only $85.00 (It's a great time to squirrel away those early Christmas presents - don't forget one for yourself....cash it in later this year or even next spring!)
Our online sale lasts for 2 weeks only, beginning November 19 and ending December 4. Mention code "Chilly Day 2016" in the customer comments section of the order confirmation page to receive the discount. All orders must be shipped by December 6. All ordered items must be in-stock.
Don't worry, we'll deduct the sale discount when we download your order.
Digging Dog Nursery's borders recently featured in the new Garden Conservancy's book
We are proud to announce that we are among "50 of America's most beautiful gardens" in the Garden Conservancy's new book "Outstanding American Gardens"
Current Staff’s Favorite Plant
Go green on Cyber Monday, and consider a gift that keeps on growing!
Digging Dog is offering 15% off on $100.00 Gift Certificates, and plant purchases of $100.00 or more, and 10% off on plant purchases of $50.00.
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