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Salvia x jamensis 'Raspberry Royale' (Sage 'Raspberry Royale') Herb Plant

£6.50

Some Herbs may be too tall for our standard packaging and will be trimmed to fit. This will not be detrimental to the plant but will mean that these herbs will flower later in the year.

The Blister packs used to protect our beautiful herbs during transit are made from 100% recycled plastic and can be recycled kerbside.

Sage 'Raspberry Royale' (Salvia x jamensis 'Raspberry Royale') Herb in 1 Litre Pot 

Thriving in summer heat, Sage ‘Raspberry Royale’ produces a generous display of vivid magenta flowers which bloom atop  a compact and vigorous plant from May to November. It is a form of Salvia x jamensis, a complex hybrid involving the cross of three or more species which is found naturally in areas of Mexico.

These tender perennials form bushy clumps of small, elliptical foliage which is evergreen to semi-evergreen. The leaves are borne on branched, woody-based stems with root readily when they touch the ground. Loose spikes of flared, tubular, two-lipped flowers appear above the foliage throughout summer and autumn, and are irresistible to bees.

The Ideal time for cutting back flowering shrub sages, is the spring once new growth can be seen from the base and risk of frost has past. Cut up to half the plant back shaping as needed. If Sages are becoming leggy then a light summer cut may be required to encourage flowers and new growth. Dead heading the old flowers will encourage new flowers all season.

Herb Usage

Sage 'Raspberry Royale' is grown as a decorative border plant this sage is not renowned for culinary or medicinal use. It is best grown to admire the striking floral display which is also popular with pollinating insects. 

Buy Sage 'Raspberry Royale' Online

Our Potted Sage 'Raspberry Royale' herb plants are generally available to buy online between March and September.

 

 

Salvia x jamensis 'Raspberry Royale' (Sage 'Raspberry Royale') Herb Plant
Aspect/Site Full sun
Soil Type Free draining soil
Flower Colour Pink
Height 100cm
Spread 60cm
Latin Name Salvia jamensis 'Raspberry Royale'
Hardiness RHS rating H4 - hardy average winter
Culinary None
Scented Foliage
Medicinal/Cosmetic None
Flowering/Harvest/Interest Summer
Type of Garden Cottage/Informal
  • 5
    5 stars

    Posted by Carolann Cathery on 21st Jul 2020

    They we in very good condition when they arrived, and they have settle in very well amongst the roses.