A unique sage variety, these well branched plants shoot up tall spikes showing colourful leaf-like flower bracts at the top. The coloured bracts have a beautiful textural look to them and stay vibrant over a long period. Bee friendly and easy to grow.
50 seeds per packet
|Life cycle:||Hardy Annual|
|Climate:||Prefers cool to moderate temperatures and can withstand some frost.|
|Sowing guide:||Direct sow (recommended) in March to April / September or sow in trays and transplant after 4-6 weeks.|
|Planting Season:||Autumn / Spring|
|Germination guide:||5-12 days @ 24-26 C. Light required - cover seed with very thin layer of soil|
|Good Bee Food:||No|
|Flowering time:||September (if sown in March to April) or 80 days after sowing in September.|
|Final height:||60-100 cm|
Harvest when at least 4 sets of leaves at the top are colored up. Expected vase life is 7-10 days.