Gentian sage 'Cambridge Blue' (Salvia patens 'Cambridge Blue')
Salvia patens 'Cambridge Blue'
Variety or Cultivar:
'Cambridge Blue' ~ 'Cambridge Blue' is an herbaceous perennial with hairy aromatic foliage. From mid-summer to mid-autumn, it bears spikes of vivid blue hooded tubular flowers.
Grow in moist, free-draining soil in a sunny, sheltered position.
RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Mediterranean
Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Tender in frost (H3)
Generally disease free.
Maintenance hours / year: