Sunset Western Garden Collection


‘Amistad’ Salvia

Salvia 'Amistad' PPAF

Dark purple flowers with nearly black calyx bloom constantly from early spring until frost. Amistad is more compact and has a fuller habit then other guaranitica types. Flowers are a magnet for butterflies and hummingbirds.

Feature/Bloom Deep purple flowers spring to frost
Evergreen or Deciduous herbaceous
USDA Zones Root Hardy to 18°F USDA 9, 10, 11
Sunset Zones 8-9, 14-24
Special Features Drought tolerance, heat tolerance, water-wise, attracts birds/butterflies
Landscape Use Accent, container, mass planting
Exposure Full sun to part shade
Bloom Season Spring
Dimension 3-4 ft H x 3 ft W
Growth Rate Fast in spring summer
Plant Type herbaceous
About the Collection

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