Salvia roemeriana 'Arriba'
A delightful smaller variety ideally suited to the part shade and dryish conditions near trees and shrubs where the flowers can give a real splash of colour to the garden. Small, rounded green leaves with scalloped edges and multiple stems bearing bright scarlet flowers over a long period in summer. Winter dormant perennial, hardy if kept reasonably dry throughout winter. Grows well in pots in part shade. Flowering height 30cm. Deadhead to prolong flowering. 9cm pot.