Learn about 15 plants and the planting information for specific zones.
More in Outdoors
Salvia nemorosa 'May Night'--May Night Salvia
- Perennial grown for its dark blue flowers from summer to fall that attract butterflies
- Plant in full sun
- Plant in average, but sharply drained soil
- Divide every few years in early spring; deadhead to encourage blooming
- Height: 18-24 inches
- Width: 12-18 inches
- Hardy in USDA zones 3-8
Zone 3: Plant in spring; plant in full sun; water when dry; mulch in fall; avoid exposure to salt; may be marginally hardy in this zone.
Zones 4-5: Plant in spring; plant in full sun; water when dry; mulch in fall; avoid exposure to salt.
Zones 6-7: Plant in spring; plant in full sun; water when dry; mulch in fall.
Zone 8: Plant in spring; plant in full sun; water when dry; mulch in fall; may be short-lived in this warmer zone.
Make a Cornucopia Centerpiece (00:03:16)
Blog Cabin 2014 Original House (00:01:28)
Designer Headboard (04:20)
Building a Deck With Curves (03:45)
Outdoor Pool Table (01:13)
Wedding Scrapbook (04:57)
Taking Back Bedroom (20:02)
Renovating a Gutted House (03:58)
Winter Garden Tips (00:04:10)
Camp Kitchen and Fire Pit (03:53)
10 Things to Know Before Building a Deck 10 Photos
How to Install Doorway Molding 8 Photos
Make Leather Fringe Napkin Rings 12 Photos
© 2014 Scripps Networks, LLC. All Rights Reserved.