Sage - pineapple - Salvia rutulans


  • Height: Grows to 1.2m
  • Type: Half Hardy
  • Aspect: Sun
  • Soil: Any / Alkaline
  • Flower colour: red
  • Flowering period: From August - December

A half hardy perennial shrub with pineapple scented leaves and long scarlet flowers that appear late in the year. It needs to be planted in a sheltered position or grown in a pot and brought into a greenhouse for the winter. Leaves can be used for fruit dishes and drinks.