Crimson Perennial Pot Collection

The calyx of this wonderful salvia matches the heart of the scented pelargonium leaves to crown a low maintenance pot for all of summer and autumn. More
6 young plants 511300-6 £36.95

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The calyx of this wonderful salvia matches the heart of the scented pelargonium leaves to crown a low maintenance pot for all of summer and autumn.

We loved this pairing so much we redid it last summer adding in trailing Thunbergia 'African Sunset' in alternate pots; a great success too.

This collection contains 3 young plants each of:
Type Tender Perennial
Border Position Container
Soil Type Chalky, Neutral, Sandy
Scent Scented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Well-drained
Height 40-100cm (16-39in)
Spacing 60-100cm (24-39in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting These will work well in a container or pot in a sunny position. Water well in the first two weeks, to prevent the plants from drying out.
Care Tips Deadhead to encourage further flowering. Overwinter under glass.
Flowering April - October
Harvesting Flower production: 4-5 months
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
Advice
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Crimson Perennial Pot Collection reviews

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Barbara M West

The Salvia is outstanding.Hope I can keep it for next year.

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Elizabeth

Arrived in good condition,plants healthy, geraniums somewhat small !
Salvias better size, been planted in large pot, fed ,watered regularly, doing well , but no sign of geranium buds as yet?
Expensive with postage !