Phytosanitary Certificates are now available for international buyers. We ship Internationally and Australia wide including Tasmania and WA.
SKU Code: F 315
Characteristics: Perennial, usually grown as an annual 30-60 cm
Seed per packet: Approx. 200
Seed pr gram: Approx. 600
Scarlet Sage is a perennial that is usually grown as an annual 30-60 cm tall with bright scarlet bloom with an invigorating fragrance.
Native to Texas and the southeastern U.S. Salvia coccinea is an excellent nectar producer attracting pollinating insects and nectar-feeding birds.
A very useful plant that can be used in cottage gardens, beds, borders, pots and window boxes. Good pollinator plant. Outstanding for mass plantings
Adaptable to most garden soils but prefers well-drained average soil in a sunny position.
Temperate: Spring to Early Summer.
Cold: Spring to Early Summer.
Sow: 3 mm deep.
Sow direct or in trays transplant when 5 cm high, to avoid excessive root disturbance.
Germination: 14-21 days.
Plant space: 25 cm
Flowering: 12 weeks
Feed with a soluble fertiliser every two weeks for stronger plants.
We now stock a range of Propagation Accessories including the popular Aquamiser Propagation Kits, Pots, Native and Forestry Tubes, Trays, Labels and more.
We can only ship these items to Australian locations, international customers please request shipping quotation prior to purchasing.