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Purple Sage - 9cm black pot

Purple Sage - 9cm black pot

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Plant name: Purple Sage

Other names: Salvia officinalis 'Purpurascens'

Category: Semi-evergreen dwarf shrub

Plant family: Lamiaceae

Light preference: Full sun

Soil preference: Chalk, loam, sand. Acid, Alkaline, Neutral. Moist but well-drained.

Flowering/fruiting month: May - July

Size:

  • 0.5-1 metres height
  • 0.5-1 metres spread

Description: 'Purpurascens' is an aromatic, semi-evergreen dwarf shrub with purple young foliage and stems, becoming grey-green; leaves oblong, 3-6cm in length. Purple-blue flowers 2cm in length in terminal racemes.

Care: Grow in moderately fertile, moist but well-drained soil in full sun or dappled shade. Propagate by softwood cuttings in spring or semi-hardwood in late summer. Pruning group 9 in spring.

Current appearance: