Indigo Spires Salvia Sage   Salvia 'Indigo Spires'
Butterfly Nectar Source Flowering Plant
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Indigo Spires Sage
Butterfly Nectar Plant
Botanical Name: Salvia 'Indigo Spires'
Common Name: Indigo Spires Sage or Salvia
Zone: 7 - 11
Light: Sun to light shade
Size: Up to 4'
Bloom Color: Purple
Butterfly Attractant: 4 (Rated 6 for smaller butterflies such as skippers)
Butterfly Attractant Scale: 0 - 10
10 = Excellent nectar source
8-9 = Great nectar source
6-7 = Good nectar source
5 = Fair nectar source
3-4 = Poor nectar source
1-2 = Rarely visited by butterflies
0 = We have never observed a butterfly nectaring from this flowering plant.
These ratings are offered by Shady Oak Butterfly Farm from observations in Brooker, Florida, as well as on our travels. Different species of butterflies may be attracted to different plants in different areas of the US and of the world.