Salvia BODACIOUS Hummingbird Falls

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Discription and photos from Planthaven:

We’re super-excited about this new collaboration with Dümmen Orange, bred in California by Kermit Carter at Flowers by the Sea. Salvia BODACIOUS® Hummingbird Falls is the first Salvia x guaranitica bred for hanging baskets or the very front of the flower border.

First cuttings are available for North America from Dümmen Orange, fall, 2021.

  • Unique, compact mushroom habit.
  • Large saturated dark blue blooms with striking black calyx.
  • Compact, 4-inch flower stems.
  • Ideal for 8-10″ baskets, containers, garden borders, and mass landscape plantings.
USDA Zone: 6 – 11
Height: 18 to 36-inches
46 to 91-centimeters
Spread: 18 to 36-inches
46 to 91-centimeters
Seasons: Spring, Summer, Autumn
Flower Colors: Blue
Foliage Colors: Green
Light Levels: Sun
Growth Habit: Rounded
Usage: Borders, Containers, Garden border, Gardens, Mass landscape planting, Pollinator Plant
Patent Status: PP 29,585
Origin: USA

Grower Culture

General:
Media: Well-draining media
pH: 5.5pH to 6.2pH
Fertilization: Medium | 200 ppm
Light: High
Water: Well-Drained to Moderate

Finishing:
Growing Temp Day: 70°F to 78°F | 21°C to 21°C
Growing Temp Night: 58°F to 60°F | 14°C to 14°C
Pinching: Yes

Crop Timing from Rooted Liners:
4-inch: 6 to 8-weeks with 1 ppp
1-gallon: 10 to 12-weeks with 1 ppp
Other Varieties
in the Collection:
USDA Zone: 7 – 8
Height: 12 to 24-inches
30 to 61-centimeters
Spread: 18 to 36-inches
46 to 91-centimeters
Seasons: Spring, Autumn
Flower Colors: Blue
Foliage Colors: Dark Green
Light Levels: Full-Sun
Growth Habit: Compact
Usage: Hanging Baskets, Borders, Containers, Garden border, Mass landscape planting
Patent Status: PP 33,891
Origin: California

Grower Culture


Crop Timing from Rooted Liners:
6-inch: 6 to 8-weeks with 1 ppp
8-inch: 10 to 12-weeks with 1 ppp
Other Varieties
in the Collection:
• Salvia BODACIOUS® ‘Rhythm and Blues’
• Salvia BODACIOUS® ‘Smokey Jazz’
• Salvia BODACIOUS® ‘Jammin’ Jazz’

Salvia BODACIOUS® ‘Jammin’ Jazz’ – PlantHaven International

Additional information

Brand

PlantHaven

Flower Type

Annual

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