Salvia microphylla ‘Red Patio’
Red Patio Hummingbird Sage
Red flowers with dark calyxes bloom June to frost. Hummingbirds adore this salvia and visit it all season long for its nectar. Winter hardy to zone 6 with good drainage. Don’t trim the woody stems September-March. Wait for new foliage to emerge before any heavy pruning.
Full-part sun. Height 3′. Spread 3′. Deer resistant. Drought tolerant. Zones 6-9.