Mealy-Cup Sage / Salvia farinacea
Mealy-Cup Sage is native to Texas and Mexico, known for its rich colors and abundant blooms, appearing from the center and shooting up to 10 inches long. Packed with rich dark blue and white bicolor blooms, they are a stunning sight in the sunny garden. Fairy Queen takes this to extremes, with longer flowering spikes, far more profuse blooms, and a longer season. Expect the bicolor azure-and-white flowers to begin in early summer and to continue right through the middle of fall. With Hummingbirds and butterflies enjoying these long elegant wands of color. Great for cut flowers. Fairy Queen stands up effortlessly to heat, humidity, drought, pests, diseases, and poor soil. It is perennial in zones 8-10 and happily grown as an annual everywhere else. 50 Seeds Per Package.
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