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Gentian Sage

Salvia patens 'Cambridge Blue'

Also known as

Sage

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

10a

USDA zone

-1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

50cm

50cm

Min

10cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Gentian Sage Overview

This is a tuberous, rooted, upright branching perennial, which produces whorls of vivid blue flowers. The leaves are oval and mid-green.

Common problems with Gentian Sage

How to propagate Gentian Sage

Cuttings

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

Seed

Division

Division at any time.

Other uses of Gentian Sage

Specimen