A tough, beautiful, & evergreen salvia that forms a full 3’ rounded plant that is almost constantly covered with bright pink tubular flowers spring, summer, & fall (& even through a mild winter). Drought tolerant once established. Full sun or light shade. Moist, well drained soil. Responds well to pruning. Hummingbirds!
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I AM INVITED TO TOUR THE MARY McDOWELL HOUSE- ON CARMEL’S HISTORIC REGISTER OF HOMES.
I have long admired this soft-green cottage that blends into it’s oak-shaded lot. The door is arched and planked with large,iron hinges and painted an unexpected bright “poppy” color. Plants vigorously try to push though the grape stake fence. I peek over the fence to see potted plants that change with the season. The current…
Salvia elegans 'Scarlet Pineapple' (Pineapple Sage) is a small wide fully hardy perennial semi-evergreen shrub with red flowers in early Summer, early Autumn, late Summer, mid Autumn and mid Summer, and it takes less than 1 year to flower. It grows well in semi-shade and direct sun, and prefers medium levels of water.A strong pleasant scent is emitted from the leaf. Tolerates most soils with a pH of 6 - 8.