• Salvia 'Amistad'

Salvia 'Amistad'

Ornamental Sage
Size: ex 2L pots - Large

Availability: Sold Out

£9.99

Quick Overview

  • Deep purple flowers with black calyces
  • Warm, sheltered aspect
  • Half-hardy shrub, vigourous habit
  • Bee magnet
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Description

Salvia 'Amistad' is a vigourous cultivar with large purple flowers and black calyces that blooms over an extended period of time from May through to October. Highly attractive to pollinators, the bees swarm around this plant like crazy all summer long.

Requires a warm sheltered aspect in full sun with a well-drained soil.

Additional Information

Order Lamiales
Family Lamiaceae
Sub-Family Nepetoideae
Synonyms No
Geographical Origin Horticultural cultivar. Hybrid of Salvia guaranitica x Salvia gesneriiflora. Protected by Plant Breeders Rights, EU number 35867
Cultivation Full sun. Warm, sheltered aspect. Rich, well-drained soil. Dead-head as necessary to prolong the flowering season. Ideal for containers
Eventual Height 1.5m
Eventual Spread 1m
Hardiness Half-hardy. Down to about -8C. Overwinters in the southern half of the UK and in sheltered urban microclimates. Protect with layers of fleece in colder areas and during extended periods of sub-zero temperatures

Salvia 'Amistad'

Ornamental Sage
Size: ex 2L pots - Large

Availability: Sold Out

£9.99
You could receive 20 Palm Points for writing a review and/or rating this product.

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