This is a large species form from Mexico that is a stunning specimen or feature plant.
The masses of long yellow infloresences occur from late summer to late autumn and are held well above large green leaves. All the flower parts are the same soft canary yellow making a stunning display when in full flower.
POSITION & USES
Plant in full sun in normal garden soil. Use as a feature plant in a small lawn or large perennial bed. Needs open well drained soil.
Like most of the large Salvias, Golden Fountain responds well to an annual prune after flowering.
Regular applications of Seasol and Power Feed will keep it looking its best.
- Red can = Little water in hot, dry weather.
- Green can = Deep watering every few weeks in hot, dry weather.
- Blue can = Deep watering weekly in hot, dry weather.
Codes are a guide only and watering requirements will be affected by soil type, competition, mulching, wind and many other factors. Try to group plants with the same code in the one bed.
CAUTION: May be harmful if eaten.
|Plants Needed per Square Metre||1|
|Habit||A large upright shrub.|
|Position||Full Sun, Moderate Frost|