Anise scented sage

Salvia Amistad
Latin Name: Salvia Amistad
Moisture/Zone: Average
Flower Colour: Purple
Growth Speed: Medium
Foliage Type: Deciduous
Foliage Colour: Grey-green
Position: Full sun,part sun

A robust variety, Amistad has a very long flowering period from early summer to first frosts. Beautiful dark purple flowers with an almost black calyx. Aromatic mid-green foliage. Grow in full or to light shade. Height to 120 cm. Soil should be humus rich and moist but well drained. Excellent for borders or containers. Protect with mulch in the garden to overwinter, prefers a sheltered position. Attractive to insects, especially bees and butterflies.