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Salvia confertiflora

Classification

Order: Lamiales
   Family: Lamiaceae
            Genus: Salvia
                        Specie: Salvia confertiflora

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 6 ft (1.8 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil in a sunny position

Features: Deep green wrinkled leaves; red-orange flowers summer?autumn

Uses: Shrub borders Tubs Cottage gardens

Zones: 9?11

Description: Native to Brazil, this is a woody-based perennial, growing up to 6 ft (1.8 m) tall, that is treated as a shrub in warm climates. Its attractive, deep green, wrinkled leaves are up to 8 in (20 cm) long and fresh shoots are reddish maroon. The flowers are b

Growth Habit: Upright branching habit

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