Scarlet Sage (Tropical Sage, Red Salvia)

Scarlet sage is a native, warm season perennial wildflower that grows 1-3’ tall. It produces numerous red blooms and is an excellent pollinator and hummingbird attractant. In fall the blooms attract monarchs. Scarlet sage is extremely shade tolerant and is a good choice for areas beneath large trees.

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Description

Planting: Rangeland Plantings: Plant in the fall or early spring at a rate of 6-8 lbs. pure live seed per acre at ¼ to ½ inch deep. Landscape Plantings: Plant 1-2 lbs. PLS per 1,000 ft2.

Soil: All soils.

Height: 1-3’

Regions: Texas-wide

Additional information

Season

Warm Season

Plant Type

Forb

Flower Color

Red

Height

<1'