Baby sage 'Newby Hall' Salvia microphylla var. microphylla 'Newby Hall'

baby sage 'Newby Hall'

ABOUT

'Newby Hall' is a bushy sub-shrub with yellowish-green ovate leaves and two-lipped, blood-red flowers 2.5cm in length in late summer and autumn

Plant Info
Care
Common Problems

About this plant

  • memoNames

    • Family

      Lamiaceae

    • Synonyms

      baby sage 'Newby Hall'

    • Common names

      Salvia microphylla var. neurepia 'Newby Hall', Salvia grahamii

  • infoCharacteristics

    • Foliage type

      Deciduous

    • Height

      0.5-1 metres

    • Spread

      0.5-1 metres

    • Hardiness zones

      H4

  • sunLight

    Full Sun

  • scissorsPruning

    group 9 in spring, deadhead to prolong flowering

  • bambooSoil

    SoilChalk, Loam, Sand

  • pinSuitable locations

    • Hardiness zone

      Drought Resistant Flower borders and beds Wall-side Borders Coastal Gravel Garden Patio & Container Plants City & Courtyard Gardens Cottage & Informal Garden Mediterranean Climate Plants

  • sproutPropogation

    • Propagate by basal cuttings or softwood cuttings in spring or early summer or semi-hardwood cuttings in late summer or autumn with bottom heat

  • insectPests

    Leaves may be damaged by leafhoppers, slugs and snails

  • microbeDiseases

    Generally disease free