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SALVIA bulleyana

Commonly known as Sage

Long terminal racemes of paired yellow flowers. A clump-forming perennial
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Available again FEBRUARY 2022 - fresh stock in late winter
individually £12.50 each, 3+ £10.00 each

Delivery Information Available again FEBRUARY 2022

 

  • Deciduous - ovate, scalloped, prominently veined, wrinkled, mostly basal leaves to 12cm (5in) long
  • Purple - Shades of purple/mauve/lilac/violet
  • Yellow
  • Height - 40-90cm (16-36in)
  • Spread - 60cm (24in)
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
  • Half hardy - unheated greenhouse / mild winter - Hardy in coastal and relatively mild parts of the UK except in severe winters and a risk from sudden (early) frosts. May be hardy elsewhere with wall shelter or good micro-climate. Likely to be damaged or killed in cold winters. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -5°C (23°F)
  • Full sun - shelter from cold, drying winds.
  • Partial shade - light, dappled shade
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - slugs, snails,
  • Place of origin - China (Yunnan Province)
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Flower Shape - Tubular - - to 3cm (1¼in) long
  • 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 - Medium to light, fertile, well drained soil - - moderately fertile. Humus-rich.
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
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40-90cm (16-36in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  60cm (24in)
 

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