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Salvia 'Amistad' is an exceptionally beautiful new variety. Exquisite rich purple flowers are carried on tall, near-black stems above a mound of lush green foliage. With regular deadheading, this magnificent hardy perennial can bloom almost continuously from May right through to October, attracting a host of bees and butterflies throughout the season. Ornamental Sage has long been a stalwart of cottage garden borders, and this one is no exception. Perfect for exotic planting schemes and wildlife
Blue salvia, Sage
Salvia farinacea ‘Alba’ (Blue salvia). This moderately fast-growing, upright annual has lance-shaped, medium green leaves. In mid summer, there are spikes of white flowers.
Some species will tolerate only light frosts, but some of the perennials are more frost-hardy. They will grow well when planted in full sun in well drained light soil with adequate watering in the summer.
Border, mixed bed, fragrance
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