Salvia microphylla ‘Hot Lips’ – “Small Leaf Sage”
2-3′ x 2.5-3′ Full sun/pt shade May-Oct
Two-lipped white flowers –both lips painted a bright-red– begin opening in late-spring. The finely-textured plants with smallish leaves continue providing colorful blooms into the fall. Best in sunnier sites with well-drained soil. Closely related to Salvia greggi.