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Salvia confertiflora


Salvia confertiflora

CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
Tender perennial with pungently-scented, ovate leaves and slender spikes of beautiful brick red flowers in late summer and autumn. Waxeyes flock to it for nectar. Best in sun or semi-shade in well-drained soil with some protection from harsh frosts. Does very well under my tree canopy. Cut back after flowering. Semi-evergreen.

 
Genus
Salvia
Species   confertiflora
Cultivar  

Common name
Sabra spike sage

Family name
Labiatae
Place of origin
Brazil


DETAILS
Height
1.5 m
Width
1 m
(expected growth in average NZ conditions in 5 to 10 years)
Leaves
Semi-evergreen

Soil Type

Moisture

Exposure


Perennials

Category
Large, over 1.2 metres.
Availability
We have this currently available in a POT 3.5 container. Ask for it at your retailer.
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