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Due to very high order volumes, there is an order limiting system in place at present. Please be aware that courier deliveries can be delayed, due to high volumes. The nursery and gardens are open 10.00 to 16.00 everyday, all are welcome.
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SALVIA uliginosa

Commonly known as Sage


Available late spring to early summer 2021 - Spring according to the Met Office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore late spring is mid-April onwards. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
individually £12.50 each, 3+ £10.00 each

Delivery Information Available late spring to early summer 2021
  • Deciduous - lance-shaped, deeply toothed, mid-green leaves to 7cm (2¾in) long getting smaller up the slender stems
  • Blue - clear sky blue
  • Height - to 2m (6½ft)
  • Spread - 90cm (36in)
  • Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial - clump-forming rhizomatous perennial. Produces flowers to 2cm (¾in) long(
  • Hardy - average winter - Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - slugs, snails
  • Place of origin - Brazil, Uruguay, Argentina.
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Flower Shape - Racemes - - short, terminal racemes
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Pruning group - Pruning group 6
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs or climbers that need little to no pruning.
    Action: Trim back shoots that spoil symmetry and to fit available space.
    When: Annually after flowering if on previous year's growth, or in later Winter or Spring if flowering on current year's growth, or as requires.

    RHS group 9 & 11
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Wet or boggy soil -
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
Jan
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to 2m (6½ft)
bulb/corm - guide for size not form Average Person
  90cm (36in)
 

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