Salvia coccinea 'Summer Jewels Pink'

As with most good salvias, it's the contrast between calyx and petals that make this variety such a cracker. More
1 x 9cm plant 511373-1 £5.95 Delivery mid April
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3 x 9cm plants 511373-3 £14.50 Delivery mid April
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As with most good salvias, it's the contrast between calyx and petals that make this variety such a cracker, a glowing plant for a container, or as an all summer and autumn border filler. It's super-easy to propagate, too.

Genus Salvia
Group/Species coccinea
Variety Summer Jewels Pink
Type Tender Perennial (grown as a Half-Hardy Annual)
Common Name Texas Sage
Border Position Container, Middle
Soil Type Fertile, Neutral
Scent Fragrant foliage
Site Full Sun
Moisture Well-drained
Height 45cm (18in)
Spacing 30cm (12in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Sprinkle mycorrhizal fungi (Rootgrow) into the base of the planting hole and water well after planting.
Care Tips Overwinter in a bright, frost-free position or grow as a half-hardy annual.
Flowering May - November
Harvesting Flower production: 7 months.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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Salvia coccinea 'Summer Jewels Pink' reviews

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Reviewed 12th August 2019 by Heidi

They are delightful but I should have planted them to the front of the border where, because they are delicate, they would have been more visible.

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Reviewed 1st August 2019 by Gordon

After a wait of many weeks a pathetic broken plant arrived.

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Jenny

A bit small, but it flowered and is doing ok.

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Lynda

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Gillian

Lovely plant really pleased with it