Botanical Name - Salvia gregii 'Pink Raspberry Royal'
Common Name - Salvia Pink Raspberry Royal
Description - Salvia Pink Raspberry Royal has beautiful raspberry red tubular flowers. Salvia's are a popular part of the Australian garden due to their versatility and tolerance of hot, dry conditions. Gregii varieties are the smaller growing types of Salvia. This variety has high tolerance of weather coonditions and repeat flowers through out the season.
Flower Time - Spring, Summer, Autumn
Size - Grows to 60cm high x 60cm-80cm wide.
Use - A very hardy perennial which can be grown as a border, to line pathways, informal hedges, as a mass planting, mixed with other perennials to form a lovely cottage garden or in container gardens and pots.
Position - Full sun
Maintenance - Remove spent flowers to encourage repeat flowering. Prune back hard at the start of spring to encourage repeat flowering. Prune back hard at the start of spring to allow new growth. Fertilise when planting and in spring.
At a Glance
- Full sun
- Low maintenance
- Promise to flower
- Butterfly attracting