Caradonna Salvia is a great perennial plant. It is perfect for borders, flower beds, or a variety of other areas. It forms as a clump of foliage, with flowers held above. Toothed, oval shaped leaves are a nice medium green in color. The leaves emit a nice fragrance when crushed. The flower stems are dark purple in color, providing a nice contrast for the flowers. The flowers are violet-blue in color, blooming in the summertime. Great for attracting butterflies!
Salvia nemorosa ‘Caradonna’ grows to a height of 18 to 24 inches, with a spread of 15 to 18 inches. It is recommended for USDA climate zones 3 to 8. Caradonna tends to grow best in full sunlight. It does well with average amounts of moisture in well drained soils. Once established, it is said to have good drought tolerance.
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