(Salvia microphylla ‘Margaret Arnold’)
An upright shrub with soft green foliage and long flower stems sitting above the plant.
Magnificent deep pink flowers from mid spring to late autumn.
POSITION & USES
Grows best in a sunny position in well drained soil and will tolerate drought conditions. Use for a bright statement in a mass planting with other similar Salvia.
Easy to grow. Prune the plant by about 20% after flowering finishes.
Regular applications of Seasol and Power Feed over flowering period 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||2|
An open and attractive sage with lots of flowers and that makes a nice loose hedge.
|Position||Full Sun, Moderate Frost|