Red alert

Salvia splendens

The fiery scarlet Red Alert shows much growing power in the garden, which makes it an excellent variety for landscaping. The flowers of this day length neutral salvia are carried well above its dark green foliage. Red Alert performs well in full sun and partial shade. The flower color is more intense and leaves are a darker green than Amore scarlet.


  • Early flowering and uniform plant habit

  • Compact and well branched

  • Dark green foliage

  • Suited for packs and pots

  • Great variety for commercial landscaping

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Details:

Life cycle: annual
Use: outdoor containers, pots and packs, suitable for landscape beds and garden, hanging baskets
Height in pot: 15-20 cm (6-8 in.)
Garden height: 30-35 cm (12-14 in.)
Garden width: 30-35 cm (12-14 in.)
Seed count: 250-300 S/gram, (7,090-8,500 S/oz)
Seed form: normal
Germination rate: 85%

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