Salvia Sierra Red

Height 80cm
Spread 80cm
Full sun
Full sun/Part Shade
Dry Tolerant
Frost Hardy
Botanical Name: Salvia greggii Sierra Red

Variety Profile

  • Long flowering - masses of colourful flower spikes throughout warmer months.
  • Dry tolerant and frost hardy once established.
  • Fast growing for quick results in new gardens.
  • 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.
A light trim to remove top third of growth in early spring and again in late summer will help to increase flower production and to maintain a neat, dense habit.
Feed with an application of slow release fertiliser during early spring for best results.

Plant Uses

  • Mass plant for long lasting colour impact.
  • Mixed perennial borders.
  • Aromatic or sensory gardens.
  • Containers and general garden use.

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