Salvia Blue Marvel
Salvia nemorosa ‘Blue Marvel’
Balkan clary ‘Blue Marvel’, Meadow sage ‘Blue Marvel’
Variety or Cultivar
‘Blue Marvel’ _ ‘Blue Marvel’ is a compact, upright, clump-forming, herbaceous perennial with ovate, toothed, aromatic, dark grey-green leaves and, in summer, dense, erect racemes of blue flowers with maroon calyces.
Foliage is scented
Clump-forming, Compact, Upright
Blue in Summer
Mid-green in Spring; Mid-green in Summer; Mid-green in Autumn
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Leafhoppers , Slugs , Snails
Generally disease free.
Deadhead to prolong flowering.
Salvia nemorosa ‘Blue Marvel’ (Balkan clary ‘Blue Marvel’) will reach a height of 0.3m and a spread of 0.3m after 2-5 years.
Beds and borders, City, Cottage/Informal, Low Maintenance, Mediterranean, Wildlife
Grow in moderately fertile, light moist but well-drained soil in sun. Tolerates light shade.
Chalky, Loamy, Sandy
Moist but well-drained
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral