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Autumn Sage
Scientific Name: Salvia greggii A. Gray
Family: Lamiaceae
Autumn Sage (Salvia  greggii) Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: 8-24,26-31
USDA: 7-11

Frost Tolerance: Hardy to 0F (-18C)

Heat Tolerance: Light shade in Phoenix

Sun Exposure: Light shade to full sun

Origin: USA (Texas)

Growth Habits: Shrub, up to 3 feet tall (90 cm), 4 feet spread (1.2 m)

Watering Needs: Need good drainage, little to moderate water


The Autumn sage needs regular trimming to stay compact, particularly when not grown in full sun.

Blooming Habits:
The Autumn Sage flowers in spring and fall. The wild sprecies has bright red flowers, but one can find cultivars of different colors including pink and white.

Fruiting Habits:

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