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PEROVSKIA atriplicifolia 'Blue Spire'
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- Good to know - for best impact plant in small groups. Wildlife plant - insects.
- Pests & Diseases - none
- Place of Origin - garden origin.
- Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
- Height - in metres - 1.2m (4ft)
- Spread - in metres - 1m (3ft)
- Deciduous - lance-shaped, coarsely-toothed, lobed leaves 5-6cm (2-2½in) long.
- Medium Shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - clump-forming perennial. Produces flowers in narrow spikes to 30cm (12in) or more.
- Full Sun
- Scented foliage - aromatic when crushed. Scents of sage and lavender.
- well drained, dry, poor to moderately fertile soil - they will also survive in coastal, chalky and dry positions
Dainty grey foliage, tall blue flowering spikes
Rootgrow - Large - 360g
(360gram sachet - inc c&p) £12.00
Rootgrow - Medium - 150g
(150gram sachet - inc c&p) £6.00
Rootgrow - Small - 75g
(75 gram sachet - c&p inc) £3.00
Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 0.9 kg
(0.9 kg - c&p inc) £6.00
Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 2.5 kg
(2.5 kg - c&p inc) £10.00
Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 4.5 kg
(4.5 kg - c&p inc) £16.00
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