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Salvia Amistad






Such a new plant that the breeders have only just applied for breeding rights. Amistad is Spanish for friendship, and seeing how well the colours blend with such harmony you will be making new friends as passers by stop to admire it. Flowering from May to October over glossy green foliage it is drought tolerant and attractive to bees. Prefers well drained soil in sun. Height 100cm (40”). Spread 60cm (24”). Hardy perennial, though may need some protection in extremely cold areas.

This plant is now protected by Plant Breeders Rights, with the EU number 35867 being allocated against this plant. It is therefore illegal to propagate this plant for commercial sale without a license.

Flower Colour
Purple

Other
Bees And Butterflies, Drought Tolerant, Foliage/Stem/Fruit Interest, Scented, Suitable for Container

Hardiness
Hardy Perennial

Delivery
April onwards

Flowering Time
Autumn, Long Flowering, Summer

Aspect
Full Sun

Spread
60cm (24")

Height
100cm (40")

Salvia

Soil

Well drained

Position

Best in sun

Cutting

Excellent

Flowering

May to October

Additional Information

Drought tolerant. Attracts bees and butterflies. Aromatic foliage. May need winter protection in damp and colder areas if below -5 degrees. If in doubt take cuttings as an insurance policy. Slugs may attack young foliage. Propagate by division in spring or semi-ripe cuttings from non flowering shoots in summer. Hardy perennial.

Delivery Date: 15 Apr 2015 (+/- 14days)
Ask a QuestionPlant Hardiness

How hardy are our plants?

All our plants have a guideline temperature for how well they will tolerate winter cold.

Fully hardy perennials will withstand temperatures down to -15 °C (5°F) and often lower.
Hardy perennials are happy down to at least -5°C (23°F)
Half hardy perennials can withstand down to around 0°C (32°F)
And Tender perennials may be damaged by temperatures below 5°C (41°F)

Please remember that temperatures can vary significantly within quite a small area, and hardiness can be affected by soil, position and other factors.
If in doubt please give us a call.


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Praise also, for the Bulrush Compost, of which I have purchased 8 bags during the past six months. It is superb and my garden has flourished.
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