The most popular of the Wish series of Salvia with such striking dark flowers!
Origin: Bred in Australia
Protection Status: EU PVR granted EU47626
Variety Name: Salvia hybrid SERENDIP6
Benefits of using this variety
- Striking colour - claret wine red flowers in dark plum calyces.
- A stunning plant for larger containers.
- Long flowering season from early summer until frost.
- Third place in RHS Plant of the Year competition at Chelsea 2015.
- Winner of Best in Show and Visitor Vote at HTA National Plant Show 2015.
- Winner Best New Plant Horticulture Week Grower Awards 2015.
- Height: 80cm when mature.
- Flowering time: May to October.
- Foliage: deep green; dark stems.
- Habit: bushy and vigorous. Responds well to pinching.
You may find these plants useful for similar applications, or as great planting partners alongside the Love and Wishes .