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.
How to Install Wainscoting (12:40)
Bathroom Technology (01:00)
Install a Wood Parquet Floor (01:00)
Installing a Mantel on Stone (00:03:53)
Super Suite! (20:00)
Installing a Vessel Sink (01:00)
The Joy of Outdoor Kitchens (02:21)
Perfect Pitch for a Patio (01:25)
Applying Stucco to DIY Project (00:01:00)
Installing Sliding Glass Doors (00:01:00)
How To Make a Coffee Bean Backsplash 14 Photos
15 Romantic Bathroom Designs 15 Photos
How To Make a Corset T-Shirt Dress 8 Photos
How To Make a Classic Tulle Tutu 15 Photos
Setting up a Basic DIY Toolkit 26 Photos
Outdoor Kitchens and Grilling Spaces 29 Photos
© 2014 Scripps Networks, LLC. All Rights Reserved.