Sunset Western Garden Collection


‘Little Kiss’ Salvia

Salvia micropylla ‘Little Kiss’ PPAF

Better behaved than Salvia ‘Hot Lips’, ‘Little Kiss’ remains dense and compact at only 18” high, but still has all of the qualities we love in the original. These tough, low water, easy care perennial shrubs will attract pollinators from spring through fall.

Feature/Bloom Red and white bi-color blooms; blooms spring to fall
Evergreen or Deciduous evergreen
USDA Zones Hardy to -10°F zones 8-10
Sunset Zones 5-9, 14-24
Special Features Attracts Pollenators, Clumping Habit, Cut Flowers, Heat Tolerance, Reblooming, Water-wise
Landscape Use Accent, Border, Container, Mass Planting
Exposure Full sun
Bloom Season Spring, Summer, Fall
Dimension 18" H x 18" W
Growth Rate Fast in spring and summer
Plant Type evergreen
Water Low Water Needs
Planting Instructions water before planting plant in full sun dig hole 2X the width of pot backfill and plant 1”-2” above soil level water deeply to settle, then add more soil if needed mulch 1-2” deep around plant, avoiding area closest to stem
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