A picture of a Salvia nemorosa 'Royal Distinction'

Salvia nemorosa 'Royal Distinction'

Salvia nemorosa 'Royal Distinction'

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

9a

USDA zone

-7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.25m

Max

60cm

50cm

Min

25cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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A photo of Salvia nemorosa 'Royal Distinction'
A photo of Salvia nemorosa 'Royal Distinction'

Salvia nemorosa 'Royal Distinction' Overview

This species is a clump-forming perennial which produces upright spikes of pinkish purple or white blooms in late summer to mid autumn on branching racemes. The leaves are rough and have a narrow elliptical shape.

Common problems with Salvia nemorosa 'Royal Distinction'

How to propagate Salvia nemorosa 'Royal Distinction'

Cuttings

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

Seed

Division

Division at any time.

Other uses of Salvia nemorosa 'Royal Distinction'

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.