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Salvia – Icterina – Golden Leaf Sage – Salvia officinalis

Garden Height
10 - 12
Spacing
16 - 20
Spread
16 - 20
Habit
Mounded
Container Role
Filler
Flower Size
Medium
Light Level
Part Sun to Sun
Proven Selections

This golden-yellow variegated form of Sage keeps its shape and color beautifully in fall and winter. Superior growth and branching habits.

Features

This golden-yellow variegated form of Sage keeps its shape and color beautifully in fall and winter. Superior growth and branching habits.

Attracts: Birds, Butterflies, Hummingbirds

Resists: Deer

Award Winner

Drought Tolerant

Fragrant Foliage

Heat Tolerant

Fall Interest

Foliage Interest

Maintenance Notes

Easy Care

Uses Notes

Adds a sunny aspect to any container or landscape bed

Maintenance Category Easy

Water Category Average

Bloom Time

Flower Form Container, Landscape

pH B - pH 5.8 - 6.2

EC (2:1 Extraction Method) 0.6 - 0.9

Fertilization 150 - 200

Light Requirements High

Water Requirements Moderate to Moist

Rooting Out Temperature 65 - 72° Fahrenheit

Growing On Temperature 55 - 65° Fahrenheit

Holding Temperature 50 - 60° Fahrenheit

Planting and Timing Information

Spring through Fall Finish. Standard PPP.

Finishing Times [weeks]
4-5" and Quart Pot : 4-5
6" and Gallon Pot : 6-7
7-9" Pot : 7-8
10-12" and Two Gallon Pot :

Pinching and Growth Regulators

Pinch at planting time and as needed to shape.

Pest and Disease Management

General pest and disease practices as listed in notes.

Grower Tips

Good air circulation and water drainage are important. Use a well drained soil mix.