SALVIA 'AMISTAD' PBR

SALVIA 'AMISTAD' PBR

Salvia guaranitica 'Amistad' PBR
Member $6.95
Non-Member $8.95
Near-black flower bracts hold deep purple flowers in protruding spikes above mid-green foliage. Named the ‘Friendship Salvia’ (amistad means ‘friendship’ in Spanish) by its discoverer, Professor Rolando Uria of Argentina, this salvia stands out from the pack with its neat upright form and unique colour. A useful and easy garden plant that grows from Hobart to Cairns. Extremely long flowering (year round in warm climates) and a perfect focal point for the back of the border. Protect from heavy frost in colder areas. Attractive to birds, bees and other pollinators.
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PLANTS: PSAAMI

Growing Information

Heat Zone 1 - 10
Height To 1.5m
Position in FULL SUN
Flowers Jan - Apr
Pot Size: Midi Pot
Cold Zone 9b - 11
Width To 1m
Seasonal watering as necessary
HERBACEOUS PERENNIAL
Purple flowers

Growing Tips

Open up your plant parcel as soon as it arrives. Place your plant in a light, airy position and give it some water.

SALVIA 'AMISTAD' PBR

Salvia guaranitica 'Amistad' PBR
Member $6.95
Non-Member $8.95
Near-black flower bracts hold deep purple flowers in protruding spikes above mid-green foliage. Named the ‘Friendship Salvia’ (amistad means ‘friendship’ in Spanish) by its discoverer, Professor Rolando Uria of Argentina, this salvia stands out from the pack with its neat upright form and unique colour. A useful and easy garden plant that grows from Hobart to Cairns. Extremely long flowering (year round in warm climates) and a perfect focal point for the back of the border. Protect from heavy frost in colder areas. Attractive to birds, bees and other pollinators.
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PLANTS: PSAAMI
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