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Sage 'Mystic Spires Blue'

Salvia 'Mystic Spires Blue'

Also known as

Salvia 'Mystic Spires Blue'

Salvia 'Mystic Spires Blue' by Michael Goodyear (CC BY-SA 4.0)

Full Sun
Moderate care
Moderate watering
Tender

H2

RHS hardiness

1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

80cm

Max

-100cm

60cm

Min

40cm

2 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a mild fragrance

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Sage 'Mystic Spires Blue' Overview

Salvia 'Mystic Spires Blue ' are long-flowering tender perennials that will flower until the first frosts and are frequently grown as annuals as part of summer displays. Their compact upright growth habit and aromatic grey-green foliage lift the deep blue flowers upwards for our appreciation. Also loved by pollinating insects, these plants have been included in the Royal Horticultural Society “Plants for Pollinators” initiative to showcase plants that support pollinator populations by providing ample nectar and/ or pollen. A great choice for encouraging pollinating insect wildlife into your garden! Salvia 'Mystic Spires Blue' is the preferred selling name for Salvia 'Balsalmisp' that is protected under intellectual property laws by Plant Breeders' Rights. These provide the breeder of new plants exclusive control over the plant material for a set amount of time.

Common problems with Sage 'Mystic Spires Blue'

Generally disease-free.

How to harvest Sage 'Mystic Spires Blue'

Generally not harvested.

How to propagate Sage 'Mystic Spires Blue'

Cuttings

Take semi-ripe cuttings in summer.

Special features of Sage 'Mystic Spires Blue'

Attractive flowers

Attracts useful insects

Pot plant

Suits being grown in containers and or raised courtyard beds.

Other uses of Sage 'Mystic Spires Blue'

These ornamental plants suits being included in informal planting schemes and flower beds and borders.

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