Niche Gardens - North Carolina (NC) Native Pants

Salvia koyamae


Partial Shade
Attracts Birds

Salvia koyamae (Lamiaceae)
(SAL-vee-a ko-YA-may)
Yellow Salvia

A yellow-blooming Salvia? A shade Salvia? Yes & An unusual Salvia species with a preference for shady spaces. Soft mounds of large, spade-shaped leaves produce wands of creamy yellow flowers from late summer into fall. Sprawling plants spread to form a uniquely textured groundcover in part-to-full-shade. Prefers moist and humusy woodland soil; pay special attention to watering in dry summers.

Bloom color: yellow
Bloom period: early-fall - frost
Height: 1-2'
Spread: 1-2'
Zones: 6-8

Container size: Qt.
Price: $11
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