Salvia farinacea 'Mystic Spires'


Photo Courtesy of Ball Seed

  • Bright blue flowers with dark green leaf
  • Compact habit
  • Great as a single plant or added to a mixed container
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Full Sun
Full Sun

Interesting Notes about Salvia:

well-suited to landscapes and mixed containers.


Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Plant in full sun and well drained soil.  Fertilize every couple of weeks.  Deadheading will encourage repeat blooming

Height: 18-24 in
Spread: 12-18 in
Spacing: 12-18 in
Price Level 1: $7.99 ea.~6 ½” pot
Bloom Color: Blue
Zone: 7-10

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Drought Tolerant
  • Border or Bed
  • Low Maintenance
  • Container
  • Heat Tolerant

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant


  • Full Sun


  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Dark Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer
  • Spring

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Attracts Butterflies

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water