B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Salvia dorisiana is cold hardy
USDA Zone:10 30° to 40°F (-1° to +4.5°C)
|Type of plant - shrub
Flower or inflorescence:
PINK-MAGENTA, cor. 5-6cm., verticills.
ovate, 8-18cm. long
|Height, in meters: 1
Height, in feet: 3.30
|Salvia dorisiana sales history
Common names for Salvia dorisiana:
|(cul: tea,salads), Fruchtsalbei, Fruit Sage,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|31||: House and Container Plant Seed List|
|36||: Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic|
|Not all medicinal, dye or aromatic plants are edible, some are toxic if eaten and others are dangerous if applied to the skin. Please check uses for plants.|
|43||: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List|
|55||: Fragrant or Aromatic Flower or Foliage Plant Seeds|
|109||: Central American Native and Introduced Plants|
|160||: Salad Vegetable Seed List|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Salvia dorisiana seeds will usually germinate in 10-14 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
For Patens & Superba see No. 14 (Pre-chill for 3 weeks).