Salvia nubicola CC6306 Himalayan Cloud Sage
15 seeds per packet.
A Chris Chadwell collection from Himachel Pradesh, India. An upright species with large, aromatic, arrowhead shaped leaves and spikes of large, yellow flowers marked in purple from September into late autumn. Height 100 cm. Well-drained, humus rich soil in sun to part shade.
Sow from March to June. Cover seed thinly, press in gently and keep top of compost from drying out. Keep pot warm at 15 to 20°C until germination, then move to somewhere cooler.
Carefully prick out seedlings when they have developed true leaves and are large enough to transplant to individual pots to grow on.