SALVIA NEMOROSA – VIOLET QUEEN

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One of the finest perennial Salvias available producing vigorous compact hardy plants that flower over a long period, attracting many pollinating insects and an eye catching display in any bed.

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SALVIA NEMOROSA – VIOLET QUEEN 

One of the finest perennial Salvias available producing vigorous compact hardy plants that flower over a long period, attracting many pollinating insects and an eye catching display in any bed.  Reaching around 40cm in height the deep purple / violet flowers are held on spires above the foliage.  Will flower first year from a spring sowing.

Cultivation Advice SALVIA NEMOROSA – VIOLET QUEEN 

  • Sow undercover in fine seed compost with warmth from 8-10 weeks before the last frost.
  • Barely cover the seeds, just pressing into the growing medium as these need light to germinate.
  • Germination Temp – 18-24c. If minimum temp not maintained germination will be poor / sporadic.
  • When large enough to handle pot on to 8cm pots.
  • Gradually acclimatise to outdoor conditions before planting out after all danger of frost has passed.
  • Happy in most soils, plant in Full sun 15-30cm spacing