This is an aromatic, evergreen perennial bush with purple leaves and small mauve-blue flowers. It grows up to 40cm (16") high and spreads to 40cm (16") wide. The plant is native to the Balkan Peninsula.
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'Purpurascens' is recommended in combination with 'Icterina' and 'Tricolor' Salvia varieties. The plant is also used for medicinal purposes.
|USDA Hardiness Zone||7|
|Plant Height||40 CM|
|Flower Color||Light Purple|
|Planting Time||All year|
|Light Exposure||Full Sun|
|Growing Temp (°C)||14+|
|Propagation Units||Rooted Cuttings, Unrooted Cuttings.|
|Available As||Organic, Conventional.|
|Sales Area||EU, North America – URC Only.|
|Quantity Per Bag||100|
|Recommended Pot Sizes (for retailers)||Weeks||Product Status|
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