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.

Features

  • Treat as annual
  • Pots, borders and beds
  • Easy to grow

Product details

How

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.

Care

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.

Hint

Water at base of the plant to avoid risk of disease. Cut back after flushes of flowers to encourage new growth.

Storage

Store in a cool dry place away from direct sunlight. Keep out of reach of children and pets.

NOT TO BE USED FOR ANY PURPOSE OR IN ANY MANNER CONTRARY TO THIS LABEL UNLESS AUTHORISED

Position Full sun
Plant space 20-30cm
Sow depth 3mm
Plant height 50 cm
Germination 14-21 days
Germination (days) 17
Flowering 12 weeks
Flowering (days) 84
Botanical name Salvia farinacea
Plant variety Blue Bedder
Suitable for Pots and garden beds

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