Salvia nemorosa 'Sensation Deep Rose Improved'
Description: A compact yet vigorous cultivar of this clump forming herbaceous Salvia. Spikes of rich magenta pink very long lasting flwers are freely produced especially if deadheaded. Ideal for summer colour in borders and in pots especially in dry and sunny positions.
Climate/Position: Thrives in a sunny spot and will become drought tolerant once established.
Height/Spread: 30cm x 30cm
Soil Requirements: Light, moderately fertile, humus-rich, moist but well- drained soil but also draought tolerant.
Pruning: To prolong flowering remove the flower spikes as soon they start to fade. Tidy plants by cutting back to ground level in autumn or spring.
Sensation Series hybridised by Florensis
The name nemorosa means growing in groves or woods.
Great for wildlife as loved by butterflies and bees