Salvia Amethyst

Salvia Amethyst

A Piet Oudolf selection.

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This plant is breathtaking in swathes. The tall spikes almost glow in the sun. The flowers are held high, above the foliage and create fabulous movement in the garden. The flowers not only look fabulous, they attract beneficial insect to the garden, adding even more movement and life to your beds.

If you cut Salvia ‘Amethyst’ back hard around January, then water and fertilise, you will get strong regrowth and flowers into autumn. That is amazing value. It is no wonder it holds the prestigious RHS Award of Garden Merit for excellence.

The leaves of Salvia ‘Amethyst’ are mid green, oval and grow to around 10cm.

Plant into moderately fertile to humus rich, well drained soil. Sandy and gravelly soils are very suitable. Salvia ‘Amethyst’ is dry tolerant once established. A sunny position is perfect for this plant.


Supplied as: Pots

Code

SASAM

Botantical name

Salvia nemorosa

Height

60-70cm

Width

30-50cm

Flowers

Late Spring to Autumn

Climate

Cool to Mediterranean

Availability

Australia wide

Frost hardiness

Aspect

Full Sun to Semi Shade

Supplied as

Pots

Size

Water needs

1