Bog Sage

Salvia uglinosa - botanical name

Salvia uglinosa

Evergreen upright branching perennial (1.5m x 0.9m) from South America. Elliptical leaves well spaced becoming progressively smaller up the stem. Long racemes of sky blue flowers in summer. Useful for a wet bog area or in the perennial garden. Tolerates poorly drained soil. Frost tolerant. Drought sensitive.

  • Plant type
    Perennial
  • Sun/Shade tolerance
    Full Sun, Part Shade
  • Frost tolerance
    Frost hardy
  • Soil type(s)
    Sand, Loam, Clay
  • Water rating
    Medium
  • Plant origin
    Non indigenous (South America)
  • Scale
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