Seeds per packet: 55
The enchanting world of the Salvia ‘Fairy Queen,’ an ethereal beauty known for its mesmerizing sapphire blue blooms dotted with delicate white spots. This exceptional garden performer thrives in a myriad of settings from pots and containers to mixed beds, casting its mystical charm until the arrival of the first frost. Not just an alluring visual treat, the ‘Fairy Queen’ stands tall with a well-branched habit, ensuring a profusion of flowers to adorn your spaces. Whether you seek an exquisite addition to your patio or a unique cut flower to enliven your interiors, the Salvia ‘Fairy Queen’ promises a touch of magic every time.
- Enchanting Aesthetics: Sapphire blue flowers punctuated with soft white spots create a captivating display.
- Versatile Planting: Perfect for pots, mixed containers, bedding, and as cut flowers.
- Prolific Bloomer: Thanks to its well-branched habit, expect a bounty of flowers up until the first frost.
- Optimal Sowing Time: December-January for blooms by end-May or May-June for flowers by August.
- Effortless Germination: Achieve sprouting in just 5-10 days at optimal temperatures (22-24 °C) with adequate light and moisture.
- Cultivation Guidance: Flourishes best in well-drained perennial media with a pH of 5.5-6.5, requiring moderate to high fertilization levels.
- Temperature Sensitivity: Ideal growing temperature ranges between 14-16 °C, while also being frost-sensitive.