Salvia forskaohlei


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Common Name: Indogo Woodland Sage
Seed Count: 100
Family: Hardy Perennial

Happy in both warm and cool climates this  hardy perennial has  huge hairy basal leaves that form the base for an immense, spectacular display of white—tongued vivid purple blue flowers that are held on strong, branched stems right through the summer months. Does particularly well in dry shade where it may remain evergreen in a protected position. Enjoys humus rich well drained soil  in  sun or part shade. 90cm x 50cm.

Sowing Advice

Sow seeds on surface of good quality compost or seed raising mix at any time. Salvia seed needs light to germinate Place in a propagator or cover with a plastic lid in a warm place. We recommend germinating at 15-20 degrees C.  keep moist at all times, but do not saturate. Germination in 15-20 days Keep in cooler conditions after germination occurs. Pot on seedlings to harden off and mature before finally planting out in the garden.