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Icterina Golden Leaf Sage Salvia officinalis

  • Exposure
    • Part Sun to Sun
  • Season
    • Fall
  • Mature Size
    • 10 - 12 Inches
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Icterina Golden Leaf Sage Salvia officinalis
Part Sun to Sun 10 - 12

Features

Strikingly different gold-variegated foliage

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Fragrant Foliage
Foliage Interest
Fall Interest
Heat Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Attracts: 
Birds
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Resists: 
Deer

Characteristics

Duration: 
Annual
Garden Height: 
10 - 12 Inches
Spacing: 
16 - 20 Inches
Flower Shade: 
None
Foliage Shade: 
Variegated
Habit: 
Mounded
Container Role: 
Filler

Plant Needs

Light Requirement: 
Part Sun to Sun
Maintenance Category: 
Easy
Bloom Time: 
Grown for Foliage
Hardy Temperature: 
-10°F
Hardiness Zones: 
6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b, 10a, 10b
Water Category: 
Average
Uses: 
Landscape
Uses: 
Container
Uses Notes: 

Adds a sunny aspect to any container or landscape bed

This golden-yellow variegated form of Sage keeps its shape and color beautifully in fall and witner. Superior growth and branching habits.

Award Year Award Plant Trial
2009 Best of Breed Winter North Carolina State, JC Raulston Arboretum
2009 Best of Breed Winter North Carolina State, JC Raulston Arboretum
2009 Best of Breed Winter North Carolina State, JC Raulston Arboretum
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    Down to Earth
    Color SchemeMonochromatic
    ExposureFull Shade
    Pot Size12 Inches
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    Strobe Light
    Color SchemeEarth Tones
    ExposureSun
    Pot Size14 Inches
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  • String QuartetCombination
    String Quartet
    Color SchemeEarth Tones
    ExposureSun
    Pot Size24 Inches
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