The Plant Company

Bringing your garden to life

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Telephone:
01403 740100

Email:
[email protected]

The Plant Company
Coolham Road
West Chiltington
Pulborough
West Sussex
RH20 2LH

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Opening times:
Monday-Friday, 9:00-17:30


 

The Plants

Salvia 'Purple Rain'

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Photo of Salvia 'Purple Rain'

£7.99

A lovely salvia with softly hairy leaves and upright, branching flower spikes, carrying reddish-purple stems and flowers throughout summer - the combination of which creates a rich hue that is perfect for 'bruised' colour schemes.

Type

  • Perennials

Foliage: Deciduous

Hardiness: Hardy

Vigour: Fast growing

Uses

  • Beds and borders
  • Cottage style garden
  • Contemporary style garden
  • Containers
  • Mediterranean style garden

Special features

  • Attractive to wildlife
  • Low maintenance
  • Ground cover
  • Attractive to bees
  • Autumn interest
  • Scented foliage

Care instructions

Grow in any well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade in a sheltered position. Remove faded flowers to encourage repeat blooming, or simply cut back hard after flowering is finished. Cut down to the ground in late autumn.

Dimensions

Size: Medium

Pot size: 2 litre

Height: 100cm

Spread: 60cm

Positions

  • Sun

Aspects

  • South
  • West

Soil types

  • Sandy
  • Normal

Soil pH ranges

  • Acid
  • Neutral
  • Alkaline