Salvia confertiflora

We have a whopper pot of this which we move in and out of our greenhouse according to frost and it's wonderful as an exotic and statuesque border filler too. More
1 x 9cm plant 511358-1 £5.50 Delivery early May
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We have a whopper pot of this which we move in and out of our greenhouse according to frost and it's wonderful as an exotic and statuesque border filler too, flowering until winter. It now seems to be hardy with us, but is anyway easy to propagate so you can keep it from one year to the next.

Genus Salvia
Group/Species confertiflora
Type Tender Perennial
Common Name Sabra Spike Sage
Border Position Back, Middle
Soil Type Chalky, Fertile, Neutral, Sandy
Scent Pungently-scented leaves
Site Full Sun, Shelter
Moisture Well-drained
Height 1.2m (4ft)
Spacing 45cm (18in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Plant out in a warm position once all chance of frost has past.
Care Tips Deadhead spent blooms regularly to encourage flowers into mid-autumn. Mulch annually with well-rotted manure or garden compost.
Flowering August - October
Harvesting Flower production: 3 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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