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Salvia patens 'Patio Deep Blue'

 

Salvia 'Patio Deep Blue'

There are many types of Salvia. They can be annual, biennial, or perennial herbs, and woody subshrubs. The leaves are sometimes toothed or pinnately divided. The flowering stems bear small bracts, and in some species the bracts are ornamental. Some Salvias have hairy leaves or stems or flowers, and these hairs sometimes give off an aroma when brushed as oil is secreted. The flowers of Salvia are usually tubular with two "lips" - the lower one larger than the upper one - and often fragrant.'Patio Deep Blue' bears spires of bright blue fragrant flowers on compact plants

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plant Features
  • Salvia Patio Deep Blue likes full sun to partial shade

    Full sun to partial shade

  • Salvia Patio Deep Blue likes very little water

    Very little water

  • Salvia Patio Deep Blue is frost hardy: 23f (-5°c)

    Frost Hardy: 23F (-5°C)

  • Salvia Patio Deep Blue likes free draining

    Free draining

 
Available to buy from 1 store(s) in the UK
 
plant information

Common name

Salvia 'Patio Deep Blue'

Latin name

Salvia patens 'Patio Deep Blue'

type

Perennial

family

Lamiaceae

ph

5.0 - 8.0 Acid - Neutral

  • Light

    Salvia Patio Deep Blue likes full sun to partial shade

    Full sun to partial shade

  • Frost

    Salvia Patio Deep Blue is frost hardy: 23f (-5°c)

    Frost Hardy: 23F (-5°C)

  • Soil

    Salvia Patio Deep Blue likes free draining

    Free draining

  • Water

    Salvia Patio Deep Blue likes very little water

    Very little water

Plant & bloom calendar

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full grown dimensions

The size of a fully grown Salvia Patio Deep Blue is 0.25meters x 0.30meters 0.25 M 0.30 M

Salvia patens 'Patio Deep Blue'

There are many types of Salvia. They can be annual, biennial, or perennial herbs, and woody subshrubs. The leaves are sometimes toothed or pinnately divided. The flowering stems bear small bracts, and in some species the bracts are ornamental. Some Salvias have hairy leaves or stems or flowers, and these hairs sometimes give off an aroma when brushed as oil is secreted. The flowers of Salvia are usually tubular with two "lips" - the lower one larger than the upper one - and often fragrant.'Patio Deep Blue' bears spires of bright blue fragrant flowers on compact plants


Planting young plants

From Late Autumn TO Late Winter

Pot grown plants can be planted out from late autumn to late winter. Plant in Beds or borders in any well drained garden soil preferably enriched with well rotted manure or compost. Choose a sunny position. Annual varieties can be planted after last frosts and the arrival of warm spring weather.

 

Propagation by division.

From Late Spring TO Late Spring

For perennial and shruby types, propagation is best done by division. Using a fork dig up plant, try to keep the root ball as complete as possible. Split the root ball at the center with a sharp knife or a spade. Replant the plants to the same depth as the original and keep well watered until established.

 
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