A picture of a Salvia microphylla 'Trelissick'

Salvia microphylla 'Trelissick'

Salvia microphylla 'Trelissick'

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

10a

USDA zone

-1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.25m

Max

1.25m

80cm

Min

50cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Salvia microphylla 'Trelissick' Overview

This is a small-leafed rounded shrub. It produces bright green rounded leaves and a mass of scarlet flowers from late spring to early winter.

Common problems with Salvia microphylla 'Trelissick'

How to propagate Salvia microphylla 'Trelissick'

Cuttings

You can propagate from seeds in the spring, cuttings in early summer.

Seed

Division

Division at any time.

Other uses of Salvia microphylla 'Trelissick'

Grown for their tubular, 2-lipped, often brightly coloured flowers and aromatic foliage. Leaves of some species may be used for flavouring foods. Suitable for coastal conditions.