Salvia nemorosa 'Amethyst'

Compact, bushy and flowery, this is one of my favourite repeat plants cascading out of the front of a border, or along the edge of a path. More
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Compact, bushy and flowery, this is one of my favourite repeat plants cascading out of the front of a border, or along the edge of a path.

It plays the same role as nepetas and alchemilla, but flowers for at least twice as long.

Genus Salvia
Group/Species nemorosa
Variety 'Amethyst'
Type Hardy Perennial
Common Name Balkan Clary
Border Position Middle
Soil Type Acid, Alkaline, Chalky, Fertile, Neutral, Sandy
Scent Aromatic foliage
Site Full Sun
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Height 60cm (24in)
Spacing 45cm (18in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Looks good at the front of a border or dotted throughout in drifts. Combines well with grasses and other drought-tolerant plants in mediterranean or prairie-style schemes.
Care Tips Cut back in early summer to encourage later flowering. Large clumps may be lifted and divided in spring.
Flowering June - August
Harvesting Flower production: 4 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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