SALVIA roemeriana 'Arriba'(TM)

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SALVIA roemeriana 'Arriba'(TM)

[Hot Trumpets, Prairie Fire, Red Dwarf]
Select Item No. SA065

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One Portion is usually sufficient for approx. 50 plants.
Please switch to gram for larger quantities.



Plant Description

Life Cycle: Perennial
Family: Lamiaceae
Origin: North America: woodland borders, waysides.
Special Features: Dense panicles with exceptional luminosity. SALVIA roemeriana is drought tolerant. Attractive to bees and butterflies.
Historical: Introduced by JELITTO PERENNIAL SEEDS in 2014.
 
Basic Colour: (red / scarlet / purple)
Flower Colour: bright scarlet red
Natural Flowering Period: May - September
Flowering: First year flowering
 
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z7 - Z10
Foliage: round, aromatic, fresh green
Growth Habit: compact
Height with Flowers: 30 cm
Spacing between Plants: 20 cm
Soil Requirements: dry / well-drained / average
Location:
Usage: honey-bee food plant / for the rock garden / flowering pot plant
Grams per 1000 seeds: 2.38095 Gram
Seeds per Gram
(does not correspond to the number of plants!):
420
Gram to get 1000 plants
(if sown directly into pots etc. you will need a larger quantity):
3 Gram
Sowing Rates/Trays: 1 - 3 per cell
Plug tray recommended size(s): 128 / 288
Sowing Direction:

(15) Rapidly germinating, keep seed in constant moisture (not wet) with temperatures of about +20°C [68°F]. Seeds must be covered thinly. Do not cover very small seeds, but tightly press into the earth. Keep in cooler conditions after germination occurs.

Cutting back at Transplanting: Cut-back once to keep more compact.
Fertilizer: Medium (150-200 ppm)
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