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Posts tagged Salvia mexicana

A Last Hurrah

After seeing Salvia mexicana ‘Limelight’ in a garden a few years ago I knew I wanted to grow it even though it isn’t hardy on Cape Cod. So this past spring I ordered some from Digging Dog Nursery and planted them in late May. They sulked early in the season when it was cool at [...]

Continuing Education

Report From PIA – September 27 – on assignment in Raleigh, NC As I began this year of conscious cultivation, one of the things I vowed to grow was the plants that I’m familiar with. Today I added a new plant to my knowledge bank: Salvia mexicana. I saw this plant in two gardens here [...]