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Salvia sclarea var. turkestanica

Biennial Clary

Hardy Perennial

Scores of tall stems bearing many pink to white bracts and soft blue and white tiny flowers. Remaining spectacular, even in early autumn.

Culinary note: A very aromatic flavour that is ideal for adding to salads for a cheerful coloured contrast. For more details about edible flowers click here.

Ideal For:
cottage gardens, wildlife gardens, cut flower garden
Flowering Period:
May, June, July, August
Sowing Months:
February, March
Position:
full sun
    • 1 packet (50 salvia seeds)

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Sow in trays, pots, etc of good seed compost in a propagator or warm place to maintain an optimum temperature of 60-65F (15-18C). Sowing Depth: 1/8 Inch (3 mm). Sowing Time: February to March. Germination usually takes 7-21 days.

Transplant seedlings when large enough to handle into 7.5cm (3in) pots. When well rooted, plant 23cm (9in) apart in nursery rows and plant out into final position in autumn or spring 30cm (12in) apart in full sun.

Prefers a moist, well drained soil.

Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above.

Despatch: Within 24 hours applies to orders placed online from Sunday to Thursday. Orders placed online on Friday or Saturday will be despatched on Monday. Please note that for Bank Holiday weekends, orders placed Friday to Sunday will be despatched on Tuesday.

Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes etc are delivered at the appropriate time for planting and will be stated on the product page or in your order acknowledgement page and email.


Orders for packets of seed incur a P&P charge of £1.95.
Orders which include any other products will incur a P&P charge of £4.95.
Where an order includes both packets of seeds and other products a maximum P&P charge of £6.90 will apply - regardless of the number of items ordered.


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Reviews
  1. salvia sclarea var. turkestanica

    By Janice House 12-08-2012

    These have been the star performers in my border this year. They have withstood the wind and rain, remaining upright and providing continous colour for the past 2 months with little sign of fading. Well worth growing. JH

  2. salvia

    By joslin meeks 16-10-2011

    I grew these last year and they are a brilliant feature plant.I ordered more seeds this year and it says annual on the packet, please confirm they are hardy perennial's thanks.I really recommend them.

    These are perennials.

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