Alternative Names: Sage 'Hot Lips'/Salvia microphylla 'Hot Lips'/Salvia x microphylla 'Hot Lips'/Salvia 'Hot Lips'
Description: A bushy, evergreen sub-shrub with small, ovate, aromatic, mid-green leaves, often turning dark-red in autumn, and loose racemes of crimson and white flowers in summer and autumn.
Characteristics: Ultimate height of 1.0m and ultimate width of 1.0m.
Position: Full sun. South
Soil Moisture: Moist, but well-drained
Soil Type: Chalk/Loam/Sand
Soil PH: Acid/Neutral/Alkaline
Care Guide: In spring when your salvia starts showing signs of growth it's best to prune back last year's stems and any dead flowers to new growth.
Uses: Mediterranean/Low maintenance/Cottage/Informal/Coastal/City/Beds and borders/Wallside/Trellises
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