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  • Salvia Bodacious Hummingbird Falls_Z6S6762

Salvia BODACIOUS® Hummingbird Falls

Salvia x gauranitica

The World’s First Hanging Basket Salvia

We’re super-excited about this new collaboration with Dümmen Orange, bred in California by Kermit Carter at Flowers by the Sea. Salvia BODACIOUS® Hummingbird Falls is the first Salvia x guaranitica bred for hanging baskets or the very front of the flower border.

First cuttings are available for North America from Dümmen Orange, fall, 2021.

  • Unique, compact mushroom habit.
  • Large saturated dark blue blooms with striking black calyx.
  • Compact, 4-inch flower stems.
  • Ideal for 8-10″ baskets, containers, garden borders, and mass landscape plantings.
PK Sheet
USDA Zone: 7 - 8
Height: 12 to 24-inches
30 to 61-centimeters
Spread: 18 to 36-inches
46 to 91-centimeters
Seasons: Spring, Autumn
Flower Colors: Blue
Foliage Colors: Dark Green
Light Levels: Full-Sun
Growth Habit: Compact
Usage: Hanging Baskets, Borders, Containers, Garden border, Mass landscape planting
Patent Status: PP 33,891
Origin: California

Grower Culture

Crop Timing from Rooted Liners:
6-inch: 6 to 8-weeks with 1 ppp
8-inch: 10 to 12-weeks with 1 ppp
Other Varieties
in the Collection:
Salvia BODACIOUS® ‘Rhythm and Blues’
Salvia BODACIOUS® ‘Smokey Jazz’
Salvia BODACIOUS® ‘Jammin’ Jazz’