‘Little Kiss’ Salvia

Salvia microphylla ‘Little Kiss’

You won’t be able to resist the unique red and white bicolor blooms on this strong salvia. Disease resistant with a long-lasting flowering season, Little Kiss is better behaved than Salvia ‘Hot Lips’ and grows compactly.

Bloom/Feature

Red and white flowers bloom year-round in frost-free climates, or until first frost

Plant Type

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Evergreen or Deciduous

Deciduous

USDA Zones

8, 9, 10

Zone Detail

10°F to 20°F

Key Features

Attracts Birds / Butterflies, Clumping Habit, Cut Flowers, Heat Tolerance, Reblooming

Use

Accent, Border, Container, Mass Planting

Exposure

Full Sun

Water

Medium

Soil Type

Well-drained garden soil

Fertilizer

Yearly in spring

Dimensions

18" H x 18" W

Pruning

In spring

Planting Instructions

water before planting
plant in Full Sun to Part Shade
dig hole 3X the width of pot,
backfill and plant 1"-2" above soil level
water and add more soil if needed
mulch plants
Apply a balanced slow release each spring