Salvia Nemorosa ‘Marcus’

Lamiaceae mint family

  • Nepeta (catmint)*
  • Ajuga (bugleweed)*
  • Lavandula (lavender)*
  • Stachys (lamb’s ears)
  • Monarda (bee balm)*
  • Salvia


  • Salvia nemorosa* ‘May Night’ or salvia sylvestris, Salvia x. sylvestris ‘May Night’ It was named 1997 Perennial Plant of the Year

Tender Salvias treated as annuals in Calgary

  • Salvia coccinia
  • Salvia splendens
  • Salvia farinacea (mealycup sage, mealy sage)
    • ‘Victoria’
    • ‘Rhea’
    • Evolution Blue’ All American Selections Winner

* In another Calgary garden


Reksten, Jane. “Plant Portrait: Lamiaceae Salvia farinacea (mealycup sage, mealy sage).”  Calgary Gardening. Calgary Horticultural Society. August/September 2014. Volume 28. Issue 7. Page 19.


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