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botanical name:
Salvia coccinea 'Coral Nymph'
Salvia coccinea 'Coral Nymph' © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Lamiaceae
characteristics: annual/biennial
height: 0.40m
width: 0.30m
growth rate: fast
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: pink
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: 0°C
USDA zone: 10 to 10
Erect, bushy annual or may be perennial in favourable conditions. Toothed, hairy leaves and open terminal spikes of small coral-pink flowers from summer to autumn.

From seed. Needs warm conditions to germinate and may require a heated propagator.

Bedding schemes or in mixed borders.

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