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Salvia guaranitica gesnerifolia Amistad

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Wantirna
B12, C7, D1
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Wantirna
B12, C7, D1
Size: 14cm
Available: 2
$/Unit (EX GST): $6.82 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $7.51 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Salvia guaranitica gesnerifolia Amistad Blue Anise Sage, Brazilian Sage,
Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Hedging / Screening Shrub Like, Upright

Description:
Attractive, hardy, easy to grow, perennial which produces masses of large violet flowers with dark violet, almost black calyx from spring through to autumn. Salvia Amistad is perfect for creating a splash of colour on the patio or in the garden. Can be pruned to form an informal low hedge. Grows approx. 1.1-1.5m tall x 1m wide.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
1-2m 60cm-1m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Bird Attracting, Borders / Shrubbery, Courtyard, Cut Flower, Feature, Hedging / Screening, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Rockery, Tropical Garden, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Liquid feed, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Lamiaceae SouthAmerica

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Purple
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Autumn, Spring, Summer
Fruit: No

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Fast
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Low
Drought: High
Frost: Tender
Wind: Medium / Moderate
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