meadow sage ‘May Night’

Salvia nemerosa ‘May Night’ (meadow sage ‘May Night’)

Botanical Name Salvia nemerosa ‘May Night’
Common Name meadow sage ‘May Night’
Family Lamiaceae
USDA Zone 4 thru 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 Attracts Pollinators, Rarely Browsed by Mammalian Herbivores
Additional Information Not Native to the US Midwest. 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

Average Flowering Time