A picture of a Meadow sage

Meadow sage

Salvia pratensis 'Rosea'

Also known as

Meadow clary, Sage

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

30cm

30cm

Min

15cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Meadow sage Overview

This specie produces large leaves, and will produce spikes of flowers which are either blue or red. They will grow to a height of about 30ins and will make a good filler plant for the middle of the border. The foliage and flowers are fragrant.

Common problems with Meadow sage

How to propagate Meadow sage

Cuttings

You can propagate from seeds in the spring, cuttings in early summer.

Seed

Division

Division at any time.

Other uses of Meadow sage

Cutting bed, fragrance, foliage