Salvia St. John’s Fire – Item #269


St. John’s Fire is a dwarf, compact salvia with brilliant red blossoms and dark green leaves. Great for borders, thrives in full sun and very easy to grow from seed.

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Additional information

Weight .20 g
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/4″ (6mm)

Spacing: 2″ (5cm)

Sprouts In: 10-15 days

Thinning: 10″ (25cm)

For earliest flowers, start indoors eight weeks before last frost date. Sow outdoors after last frost when soil has warmed. Prefers moist, well-drained soil and full sun.

Salvia’s brilliant red color attracts hummingbirds and butterflies.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Salvia splendens

Height: 12″ (30cm)

Bloom Period: summer

Type: annual