Salvia nemerosa 'May Night' - Meadow Sage
Salvia nemerosa is an herbaceous, upright, clump-forming perennial with lanceolate green leaves showy spikes of small, tubular blue/lavender/purple flowers in early summer and sporadically throughout the summer into early fall. It is easily grown in average, dry to medium, well-drained soils in full sun. Excellent for rock gardens or the perennial garden, the color will match great with yellows and oranges.
'May Night' is a heavy bloomer with deep purple-blue flowers. It is an outstanding perennial that works well in the garden. Match the purple spikes with yellows and oranges and pale pink flowers.
Type: Herbaceous perennial
Zone: 4 to 8
Height: 1.50 to 2.00 feet
Spread: 1.00 to 1.50 feet
Bloom Time: May to June
Bloom Description: Deep violet-blue
Sun: Full sun
Water: Dry to medium
Flower: Showy, Good Cut
Tolerate: Deer, Drought, Dry Soil