Salvia sagittata x 'Blue Butterflies'

A tender perennial arrow-leaved sage from high in the Andes, with cobalt blue flowers, which are a mecca for pollinators, blooming from late summer to the first frosts. More
1 x 9cm pot 511558-1 £7.95 Delivery early May
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3 x 9cm pots 511558-3 £22.95 Delivery early May
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A tender perennial arrow-leaved sage from high in the Andes, with cobalt blue flowers, which are a mecca for pollinators, blooming from late summer to the first frosts.

Genus Salvia
Group/Species x sagittata
Variety Blue Butterflies
Type Tender Perennial
Common Name Arrow Leaf sage
Border Position Middle
Soil Type Alkaline, Chalky, Neutral
Site Full Sun
Moisture Dry, Moist but Well-drained,  Well-drained
Height 90cm-1.2m (36in-4ft)
Spacing 60cm (24in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Sprinkle mycorrhizal fungi (Rootgrow) into the base of the planting hole and incorporate grit into the hole to aid drainage.
Flowering July - September
Vase Life 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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Delivery

Plant Delivery - When in stock, please allow up to 3 weeks for delivery. 

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Salvia sagittata x 'Blue Butterflies' reviews

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Reviewed 21st April 2020 by David

see above-not delivered [yet]

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Reviewed 20th April 2020 by Julie

Waiting on the delivery. Not arrived yet

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Reviewed 20th April 2020 by Stephen

The tiny plants look fine they arrived-well packed with soil still damp. I’ll keep them inside for a while so they can grow and strengthen.