Salvia Blue Bedder
Beautiful compact plants with many spikes of rich blue flowers contrasting with soft green foliage. Most impressive grown en masse, especially when planted with contrasting colours.
- Treat as annual
- Pots, borders and beds
- Easy to grow
Sow direct where they are to grow or into trays of Yates Seed Raising Mix. Cover very lightly, firm down, water gently and keep moist through germination period. Thin out or transplant when 5cm high.
Choose a sunny, well drained position. Add Yates Blood & Bone before planting and fertilise regularly with Yates Thrive Soluble Plant Food. Plants need little attention once established .Protect from snails and slugs with Yates Blitzem.
Water at base of the plant to avoid risk of disease. Cut back after flushes of flowers to encourage new growth.