meadow sage ‘May Night’


Botanical Name Salvia nemerosa ‘May Night’
Common Name meadow sage ‘May Night’
Family Lamiaceae
USDA Zone 4 to 8
Light Requirement Full Sun
Season(s) of interest Spring, Summer
Height and Spread
1.5-2ft x 1-1.5ft (45-60cm x 30-45cm)
Flower Color Deep Violet Blue
Attracts Wildlife Pollinators
Additional Information
Horticultural origin. ‘May Night’ was introduced as ‘Mainight’ by the German horticulturist Karl Foerster in 1956.
Location in Lurie Garden
Salvia River, Northeast Light Plate, Southeast Light Plate