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Silver sage (Salvia argentea) is a clump-forming biennial or short-lived perennial that is so worth it for the large, wooly, silver foliage.
Salvia 'Blue Lips' has aromatic, crinkly, dark green leaves topped with spikes festooned with two-lipped, open-mouthed, tubular, soft yellow flowers with purple-blue lips.
Caucasus sage (Salvia daghastanica) is an unusual and rare mat-forming, prostrate perennial with velvety, silver leaves and lavender-purple flowers.
Salvia darcyi Vermillion Bluffs is an extra hardy version with large clumps topped in spikes of bright orange-red flowers.
Salvia gauranitica 'Black and Bloom' Nectar Blue is an improved, earlier blooming form of 'Black and Blue' with vibrant cobalt blue flowers with black sepals.
Salvia 'Black and Blue' produces truly vibrant cobalt blue flowers with black sepals by the thousands all season long.
Salvia 'Hot Lips' is an ornamental sage with hundreds of intriguing red and white flowers all summer long! A Phoenix Perennials best-seller. Even worth it as an annual.
Salvia 'Little Kiss' is an ornamental sage with hundreds of intriguing red and white flowers all summer long! A compact version of perennial favourite 'Hot Lips.'
An ornamental sage producing hundreds of intriguing red and white flowers all summer long!
Salvia Suncrest 'Flamenco Rose' is an ornamental sage producing hundreds of intriguing bright pink flowers bloom all summer long!
An ornamental sage producing hundreds of intriguing mid yellow flowers emerging from peach buds all summer long!
Salvia Windwalker Royal Red makes clumps 48" tall x 60" wide of light green leaves, topped in the summer by spikes of bright orange-red flowers.
Sandersonia aurantiaca has pendulous, bell-shaped, bright orange flowers that look like Chinese lanterns.
One of the most dramatic of pitcher plants with tall, lime green pitchers often to two feet tall.
Tall, relatively narrow green pitchers are boldly white around the pitcher opening accented with stunning red veins.
S. leoucophylla ‘Tarnok’ has pitchers accented with stunning red veins. Dusky red flowers are magnificent and fully double.
A carnivorous plant forming low, fat pitchers often with red veining and red flushing.
White hoods accented with bolder dramatic red veins than other cultivars. In fullest sun, a pink flush through the white.
Sasa kurilensis 'Shimofuri' has long, variegated foliage up to 10x2" long and wide with thin white parallel stripes.
Sauromatum giganteum is a weird aroid with large, 1 foot long, arrow-shaped leaves and burgundy spathes with burgundy-black spadices.
Sauromatum venosum is a weird, otherworldly looking aroid with a 3' tall inflorescence speckled deep purple and yellow.
Saururus chinensis has white leaves that subtend white curving pipe cleaner type flowers.
Schefflera delavayi is a lush and tropical but totally hardy shrub or small tree at the cutting edge of woody horticulture.