Salvia Blue Mound

Height 45cm
Spread 45cm
Full sun
Dry Tolerant
Frost Hardy
Botanical Name: Salvia x sylvestris Blue Mound

Variety Profile

  • Long flowering - masses of deep blue flower spikes throughout warmer months.
  • Dry tolerant and frost hardy once established.
  • Forms a tight, compact mound of foliage which is aromatic when crushed.
  • Hardy and easy to grow.

Cultural Care

Grows well in most soil types which are moist but well draining. Best colour is achieved in a sunny location. Prune hard in late winter to encourage a new, fresh flush of foliage.
An application of slow release fertiliser during early spring is recommended for best performance.

Plant Uses

  • Mass plant for long lasting colour impact.
  • Mixed perennial borders.
  • Fast results for new gardens.
  • Aromatic or sensory gardens.
  • Coastal zones.
  • Large containers or general garden use.


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