Salvia uliginosa 'Ballon Azul'

This is shorter than the standard Salvia uliginosa, so less likely to need staking, but with the same, pretty and intense turquoise coloured flowers. More
1 x 9cm pot 200688-1 £4.95

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This is shorter than the standard Salvia uliginosa, so less likely to need staking, but with the same, pretty and intense turquoise coloured flowers.

Genus Salvia
Group/Species uliginosa
Variety Ballon Azul
Type Perennial
Common Name Dwarf Bog Sage
Border Position Border (Middle)
Soil Type Broad Tolerance
Scent Fragrant leaves
Site Full Sun
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Height 90cm (36in)
Spacing 45cm (18in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Plant in moist but well-drained soil in a sunny, sheltered spot and sprinkle mycorrhizal fungi (Rootgrow) into the base of the planting hole. For best effect plant in groups of 3's.
Care Tips A fully hardy salvia that can withstand more moisture than most species. Awinter mulch is still best for young plants that are not established.
Flowering August - Novemeber
Harvesting Flower production: 3-4 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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