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Salvia nemorosa Blue Bouquetta

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Wantirna
B12, C7
Size: 14cm
Available: 31
$/Unit (EX GST): $6.29 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $6.92 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Salvia nemorosa Blue Bouquetta Woodland Sage, Balkan Clary,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
TBA Clumping, Rounded, Upright

Description:
Salvia Blue Bouquetta is super compact growing to only 20cm high and wide. It is very well branched which means a huge amount of flowers. During Spring, through Summer and into Autumn, masses of intense purple flowers grace the soft grey/green foliage. Blue Bouquetta is great for perennial borders, as a solitary on balconies and terraces and combined with other plants. Very profuse, repeat bloomer, intense blue-purple flower, very compact and strong habit.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
15-30cm <30cm

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Any, Clay, Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Balcony / Roof, Bird Attracting, Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Courtyard, Feature, Formal Garden, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Park And Gardens, Rockery, Tropical Garden, Container / Pot, Under Trees

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Prefers full sun in most soil types with good drainage. Dry tolerant once established with an occasional deep water. In the beginning of Spring cut back old foliage stems once fresh growth begins to appear at the base. Feed at this time with an application of slow release or liquid fertiliser for best results. Information & Images courtesy of Touch of Class Plants.

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

Family Name: Origin:
Lamiaceae Europe

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

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