A18. Salvia spathacea
A herbaceous plant species with woody bases and a somewhat sprawling habit with upright flowering stems. Blooming spring through summer, 1 inch bright magenta flowers sprout from 18 inch stems. Salvia spathacea is easy to grow in the garden, and is a very useful groundcover for dry shade. It is a magnet for hummingbirds.
18-24”H, 12-15” W, 4” pot, shade, attracts bees, attracts birds