Salvia pratensis Ballet-Series ‘Meadow Ballet Blend’ seeds – ( Meadow Clary, Meadow Sage)

$4.10

This is a pretty mix of white, pink, blue and violet hooded flowers which make a great display in the garden. They are produced on a compact plant which grows to about 50cm tall.

Description

This is a pretty mix of white, pink, blue and violet hooded blooms. The plants have dense flower heads, full of rich flowers, and are an amazing sight in full bloom. If you deadhead the plant, it will re-bloom over the summer period. The multi branched heads of flowers are loved by the bees and butterflies. Plant in the cottage garden, in beds and borders for a great display.

Sowing advice
Seeds can be sown at any time, but if you sow them between May and November, they will flower for you in the summer.
Surface sow onto good seed raising mix. Needs light to germinate. Ideal temp. 15-20°C. Keep moist but watch out for damping off. Seeds will germinate in about 14-30 days. Prick out seedlings when large enough to handle to 8cm pots. Grow on, transplanting into larger pots as required. Acclimatise and plant out when danger of frost has passed, with 45cm spacing.

Additional information

Classification

Hardy Perennial

Common Name

Meadow Clary, Meadow sage

Family

Lamiaceae

Maximum Height

50 cm

Number of seeds in packet

approx 30