What is Scarlet sage
Scarlet sage, scientific name:Salvia splendens , is native to Brazil and an annual herb of the Lamiaceae Department the Salvia genus. Salvia flowers in the shine of scarlet red flowers in the flower bed. Dwarf varieties is less than 1 m height in popularity. Stalks in 4 columns, preceded by opposite stem leaves similar to perilla leaf. Summer-fall, stretched racemes from the stem Tip 2-6 flowers bloom in stepped. Red flower blooms from the top 5 tear in the stiff bell-shaped red flower calyx. Flowers are long cylindrical tip has a lip-type. Because the flowers will fall in a few days, but after that red flower calyx remains long continues to flower looks like. Flowers have nectar.
Generic name: Scarlet sage, scientific name:Salvia splendens, also known as: tropical sage, origin: Brazil, height 30-100 cm, leaf shape: oval, phyllotaxis: vs., petiole: aerobic, leaf: serrated and inflorescence type: top grade raceme, Corolla: lip shape, flowering time: from June to November, flower color: Red