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Rockin' Playin' the Blues

What a wonderful blue salvia that produces a beefy, full plant and plenty of blue bloom spikes throughout the summer months. Playin' the Blues Salvia is a continuous bloomer or rebloomer that will attract bees, butterflies and hummingbirds to your garden.

Plant in a sunny area with room to grow and the plant will fill space quickly and thrive. Deadheading is not required - it's an easy keeper! Use the bloom spikes in cut flower arrangements to bring the outdoors in.
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Rockin' Playin' the Blues
  • Planting & Care

Size & Spacing

  • Bed Spacing: 14-18"
  • Container Spacing: 8"
  • Mature Width: 24-36"
  • Mature Height: 24-48"

Planting Type

  • Good for Containers
  • Mid
  • Tall
  • Accent


  • Spring
  • Summer


  • Annual


  • Full Sun

Water Requirements

  • Normal


  • Average


    Tolerant to

    • Drought
    • Heat

    Resistant to

    • Deer


    • Bee Friendly
    • Butterflies
    • Hummingbirds


    • Cut Flowers

    Bloom/Interest Range

    • Jan
    • Feb
    • Mar
    • Apr
    • May
    • Jun
    • Jul
    • Aug
    • Sep
    • Oct
    • Nov
    • Dec

    Growth Characteristics:
    Tolerant of heat and drought conditions. Playin' the Blues Salvia is a hearty plant with robust foliage and plenty of color throughout the summer months. Somewhat deer resistant. Can be used as a cut flower.

    Care & Maintenance:
    Low maintenance. No Deadheading Necessary! You can trim to shape however you need and the plant quickly fills back in with more bloom coverage.