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Salvia greggii 'Amethyst Lips'

The descendant of our tried and tested, much loved 'Nachtvlinder'. A showy, long-flowering stalwart.
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1 x 9cm pot

3 x 9cm pots

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Details:

Type
Perennial
Position
Border (Middle)
Soil
Broad Tolerance
Flowers
June - November
Height
90cm (36in)
Group/Species
greggii
Common name
Autumn Sage
Moisture
Moist but Well-drained
Aspect
Full Sun
Spread
75cm (30in)
Cultivation
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.

Description

The descendant of our tried and tested, much-loved ‘Nachtvlinder’, but with a white throat to make it look like it’s off to a festival. A showy, long-flowering stalwart.

Care Tips

Protect young plants from frost and plant in a sunny, free-draining spot. Do not prune back in winter, keep current years growth and remove when new shoots appear. Mulch annually.