Please make sure JavaScript is enabled.
 
Profile Image Keely Watson

Keely

Yorkshire garden. Small front border and patio and pots to rear. Find it very therapeutic and rewarding. Learnt so much from Gtags community.

Salvia patens 'Patio Deep Blue'

  • Season Icon Mid AutumnMid Autumn 2018
  • Like Count 35
comment
Keely

This one is still blooming in the front border and managed to collect a few seeds from it too in case it doesn't survive our Winter #salvia #latebloomer

2w
comment
rachelbrooks

Good planning! It didn’t in mine last year!

2w
comment
Keely

@rachelbrooks there's loads of new growth at bottom so I'm going to leave the stems on to protect the base hopefully 😄

2w
comment
rachelbrooks

🤞🏼👍🏼

2w
comment
KariSamuel

That is a #trueblue! 💙

2w
comment
pelly

Oh gorgeous Keely, I think mine has finished now. I’ve tried to collect some seeds but I’m not sure whether they are actually seeds or not. I’m going to sow them and see 💙💙

2w
comment
jeatacake

Fantastic. Might have to look out for this one next year 👍

2w
comment
Keely

@pelly give me a shout if they don't take I will have spares to share Hun 😘

2w
comment
Keely

@jeatacake hoping it survives winter Jeff it's pretty delicate but I'm going to leave old stems on to protect the base from frost hopefully 😄

2w
comment
Keely

@KariSamuel it is sure blue that's what drew me to it 😄

2w
comment
pelly

Oh great, thanks Keely 💙😘

2w
comment
jeatacake

I'm not too well up on these, but good luck and fingers crossed

2w
  • Season Icon Late SummerLate Summer 2018
  • Like Count 38
comment
Keely

Hard to focus on this one it's so blue #secondflush

2w
comment
SylviaDavies

What a beautiful colour!!

2w
comment
gjones

Beautiful blue💙💙

2w
comment
juliesgarden

Gorgeous Hun 💙💙 need this one 👌

2w
comment
bandicoot

I just got this! Will it over Winter do you think? 🤔

2w
comment
Keely

@SylviaDavies thank you 😄

2w
comment
Keely

@gjones thank you 😊

2w
comment
Keely

@juliesgarden Secret garden club purchase 👍😄

2w
comment
Keely

@bandicoot im not sure leaves seem delicate mines quite established now but i have collected a few seeds incase it doesnt survive our harsh Winters as its a beauty colour, mines on its 2nd flush now 😊

2w
comment
angiecrazycatlady

That's a gorgeous blue, I have purple ones. I need more blue ones....shopping 😆😄😅

2w
comment
Keely

@angiecrazycatlady check secret gardening club website this was only £2.99 and if you spend over £10 its free delivery 👍

2w
comment
juliesgarden

Ooh nice one 👍

2w
  • Season Icon Late SummerLate Summer 2018
  • Like Count 34
comment
Keely

Another having a 2nd flush might get some more seeds now seen as I've only managed to collect 6 so far!

2w
comment
jonners73

There is still plently of time yet! Not collected any from mine yet 😍 such a beautiful blue!

2w
comment
Keely

@jonners73 that's good to know I'm not on my own 👍😮

2w
comment
gjones

Beautiful blue

2w
  • Season Icon Late SpringLate Spring 2018
  • Like Count 63
comment
Keely

First Bloom love it #salvia #patens #patio #blue 💙💙

2w
comment
juliesgarden

💙💙💙💙💙

2w
comment
lovemygarden65

Gorgeous blue, think I’m in love with Salvias 💙💙💙

2w
comment
mariomartins

Love it 💙💙💙💙

2w
comment
kez001uk

Oh my 💙💙💙 stunning colour!

2w
comment
Keely

@juliesgarden @lovemygarden65 @mariomartins @kez001uk thank you peeps I'm loving it too 😍 Marilyn I have so many different varieties and colours they do great in my garden and everyone can be so different too 😄

2w
comment
LyndaClack

One of my favourites 💙💙💙💙💙💙💙

2w
comment
kathy

Wow 💙💙💙💙

2w
comment
Keely

@LyndaClack I love it too it's new to me 😄

2w
comment
Keely

@kathy thank you 😄

2w
comment
gjones

Great colour

2w
comment
pelly

Oh my, I need this in my life, like NOW 💙💙💙💙

2w
  • Season Icon Late SummerLate Summer 2016
  • Like Count 44
comment
Keely

2nd flush 💜💜💜

4w
comment
Aster

I love Salvias!

4w
comment
Keely

@aster me too Sarah need a pink one now 💞

4w
comment
katgreen

@keely look for hotlips if you haven't got it already , it's a smasher 😆💗

4w
comment
Keely

@katgreen ooooh I will do thank you will try find on #tag and save to wish list 🙌🙌👌😁😁

4w
comment
katgreen

@keely I got a fantastic selection from the Sarah Raven website 😆

4w
comment
Keely

@katgreen just seen a gawjus salvia icing sugar which is pink I do have hot lips the red n white one got 6 cuttings coming on from my plant earlier this year as it was getting woody so started again but diff type of plant to this salvia so many varieties, this is similar to purple loosestrife so maybe I don't need a pink one cant spilt that when its bushier 💕💕

4w
comment
Keely

@katgreen thank you got her catalogue will have a look 👍

4w
  • Season Icon Early SummerEarly Summer 2016
  • Like Count 38
comment
Keely

First year in not bad for a £1 plant 💜

4w
comment
ukjohnny

..excellent for a Quid....

4w
comment
belindah

Very good

4w
comment
clickchick

Fantastic beautiful bargain 😀

4w
comment
titchyfra

That's fab!! @Keely

4w
comment
kathy

Great value for money

4w
comment
gardengimp

Was it in a 9cm pot, a rescue doggy, or both @Keely?

4w
comment
Keely

9cm pot aldi price 50% off @gardengimp 😁

4w
comment
gardengimp

Got mine from the rhs, not as dense as I'd hoped in the middle, I'd have been better off paying a quid, lol! :) #bargain @Keely

4w
comment
mikethegardener

You've got green fingers Keely!!

4w
  • Season Icon Early SummerEarly Summer 2016
  • Like Count 16
  • Season Icon Late SpringLate Spring 2016
  • Like Count 22
  • Season Icon Late SpringLate Spring 2016
  • Like Count 21
comment
Keely

First flower and more to come 💜

4w
comment
lovemygarden65

Love the depth of this purple 💜

4w
comment
malcolmhillen

@keenly ...and more will come!

4w
comment
malcolmhillen

@keely and more will come!

4w
  • Season Icon Late SpringLate Spring 2016
  • Like Count 20
comment
Keely

£1 plant got its first flower

4w