Rose Marvel Salvia

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Vibrant little cutie with incredibly large flower spikes, the Rose Marvel Salvia (Salvia nemorosa 'Rose Marvel') is a vivid bottlebrush flower on a tough little perennial! Featuring highly-saturated bright rose-pink petals on darker violet-pink wands, your plant will be covered from spring until summer in dramatic upswept spires that last and last!

The herbal fragrance of the gray-green rounded mounds are filled with textured foliage. The vivid blooms hold their color through the heat and humidity and like others in the Salvia family, these easy-to-grow perennials attract swarms of butterflies and Hummingbirds, the flowering starts in spring and lasts all summer with attentive deadheading!

Larger than most others in the Salvia family, you are guaranteed swarms of both native bees and honeybees to arrive for the nectar-rich blooms and keep coming back for more! Rose Marvel Salvia is not difficult to grow, and this perennial Salvia is additionally incredibly heat and cold-tolerant throughout USDA hardiness zones 4 to 9! Creating upright blooming mounds that grow into a space-saving 10-12 inches in height and width!

Planting and Application:

This new variety has the same classic Salvia effect on your perennial borders for long-lasting color, nectar-rich blooms for pollinator gardens, and cheerful vertical color throughout cottage borders! The xeric and Waterwise nature makes these plants perfect for the Rock Garden and in hot, sun-drenched areas of the landscape.

Rose Marvel Salvia has armloads of vivid cut flowers for vertical interest in your bouquets as well as lending their rosy hue as vertical fillers in patio container gardens! The aromatic foliage not just looks great, but smells great when brushed passed, so fringe your seating areas and pathways with these extended-bloom perennials!

Also known as Meadow Sage and Ornamental Sage, these pollinator magnets do your orchards and vegetable gardens a big favor by attracting loads of bees to your area for increased pollination and to act as living mulch! Plant in rows, en masse drifts, and in groupings to maximize all the amazing benefits these hardy plants extend to your landscape!

  • Vibrant Rosy-Pink Flower Spikes
  • Upward Growing Aromatic Foliage
  • Space-Saving Rounded Growth
  • Butterfly, Hummingbird & Bee-Friendly
  • Easy Care & Low Maintenance Perennials
  • Edging, Containers & Planters, Long-Lasting Color

#ProPlantTips for Care:

Salvia are herbaceous perennials that need the full sun to bloom their very best! Grow Salvia in well-drained soil that has moderate, regular moisture their first year, and after they are established can be drought tolerant and xeric! Deadhead often as flowers fade to keep more blooms returning from spring to late summer. Then, in the late autumn, trim back the mounds of foliage when they die back for a clean look.

  • Full Sun
  • Moderate Moisture Needs
  • Any Well-Drained Soil
  • Deadhead Often & Prune Late Fall
  • Deer & Rabbit Resistant

Rose Marvel Salvia is just the vivid upright bloomer your garden needs, regardless of how much room you have available! Order yours today at!

Buying Options for Plants

Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.

Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!

Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.

  • Popular sizes of select trees are 1 foot, 2 feet, 3 feet, etc.
  • Popular sizes of select bare root plants is 1 foot, 18 inches, etc.

Nature Hills Container Size by Volume

Keep in mind, specific varieties and different growing conditions can affect the rate at which plants grow. Variations in size may occur.

Young Plants to 18 Months
Size Volume
2"x2"x3" Ranges from .18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume
4.5" Container Equal to .65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume
Sprinter Pot Equal to .63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume
4" Container Ranges from .31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume
6" Container Equal to 1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume
1 Quart Equal to 1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume
5.5" Container Equal to 1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x5" Ranges from .8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x6" Ranges from 1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x9" Ranges from 1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x10" Ranges from 1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume
Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old
Size Volume
2 Quart Equal to 2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume
#1 Container Ranges from 2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume
5"x5"x12" Equal to 3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume
Plants 2 - 4 Years Old
Size Volume
#2 Container Ranges from 1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume
#3 Container Ranges from 2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume
Plants 3 - 5 Years Old
Size Volume
#5 Container Ranges from 2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume
#6 Container Ranges from 5.25 to 6.01 dry gallons / 23.12 to 26.42 dry liters in volume
#7 Container Ranges from 5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume

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Shipping Rates

At Nature Hills we handle, package and ship the products you order with the utmost care to ensure healthy delivery. Shipping and handling charges are calculated based on the tables below. Please note that some items include an additional handling surcharge, these will be noted on the item's product page.

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0 - 19.99 24.99
20 - 49.99 29.99
50 - 69.99 34.99
70 - 99.99 39.99
100 - 129.99 44.99
130 - 149.99 48.99
150 - 150+ Approx 28%

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Rose Marvel Salvia Is Suited to Grow in Zones 4-9
Growing Zones 4-9
More Information
Brand Nature Hills' Choice
Botanical Name Salvia nemorosa 'Rose Marvel'
Type Perennial
Mature Height 10 - 12 inches
Mature Spread 10 - 12 inches
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Soil Well Drained Soil
Moisture Medium
Growth Rate Medium
Foliage Color Green
Pollinator Friendly Yes
Pruning Time After Flowering
Fragrant Yes