Salvia sclarea var turkistanica ‘Vatican White’ plants

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Description

There are just a few of these plants in 8cm pots – $7 each.  They are available for pick up from 449 Sandringham road Tues- Thurs 10am – 2pm .  Please email us on info@owairakaseeds.co.nz to reserve a plant and arrange collection.

 

This is a very beautiful biennial or short lived perennial. It has a rosette of large grey leaves which have a slightly felted appearance and above these the lovely white bracted tubular white flowers. This is a plant which requires very little attention, and grows well and when it is at full flower display it is spectacular. It prefers full sun and well drained moist or sandy soil. Butterflies and bees are attracted to it. It is generally disease free , but slugs , caterpillars and snails like the leaves so be prepared for them.

Additional information

Classification

Hardy Biennial

Family

Lamiaceae

Maximum Height

approx 90 cm with flowers