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Texas Violet Salvia

Salvia farinacea Texas Violet
SKU: HC017444
per Plant - 5" Deep Pot
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‘Texas Violet’ Mealy Cup Sage (Salvia farinacea) is a potent purple powerhouse. Its tall spikes of cool indigo, violet, and blue interweave with its neighbors, completing a beautiful color palette, and making ‘Texas Violet’ a must-have garden addition. Picture the lightly fragrant flower spikes dancing in a summer’s breeze. Drought tolerant, it is a favorite of bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds. In colder zones, plant as an annual – it won’t disappoint!
key features
Botanical Name
Salvia farinacea Texas Violet
Growing Zones
Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9, Zone 10
Bee Friendly, Attracts Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Long Bloom Time, Fragrant, Rock Gardens
Soil Moisture
Waterwise, Average
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Mature Height
36-48" tall
Bloom Time
Late spring to fall


12-32" tall x 12-24" wide. Summer isn’t complete without the flowers of ‘Texas Violet’ Mealy Cup Sage (Salvia farinacea). This plant has a loose habit that lends a natural, informal character to a planting. Plant ‘Texas Violet’ in a full sun to part shade location, among other summer flowers such as Echinacea, Penstemon, and Agastache. Spikes of deep purple flowers are the perfect complement to summer’s orange, yellow, and red blooms. In cooler zones plant this tender perennial as an annual and it will bloom from summer to fall.  

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