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The Salvia Amistad, is a tender perennial that thrives in a border sunny position, particularly in the back. Its broad tolerance to various types of soil makes it a versatile choice for any garden. This extraordinary plant boasts an impressive height of 1.5m (5ft) and a spread of 75cm (30in), ensuring a dramatic presence wherever it is placed.


What truly sets the Salvia Amistad apart is its irresistible beauty. From May to November, its exquisite flowers grace your garden with delicate petals that seem as though they have been cut from silk velvet. The deep violet-blue color adds a touch of sophistication to any floral display.


This particular Salvia variety is remarkably easy to care for, making it suitable for both novice and experienced gardeners. Whether you choose to grow it in a pot or in a border, it will flourish with minimal effort. It thrives in full sun and prefers moist but well-drained soil conditions.


To ensure optimal growth, it is essential to protect young plants from frost and plant them in a sunny, free-draining spot. During winter, it is advised not to prune back, but rather maintain the current year's growth and remove it when new shoots begin to appear. Additionally, applying annual mulch will help enhance its longevity and overall health.

Salvia 'Amistad'

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