Information for Salvia lyrata Purple Prince

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 438379
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:5
Type of plant - annual or perennial, depending on climate
Flower: many small WHITE in spikes
Foliage: beetroot RED leaves, - ground-cover, may be used in herbal lawns
Height in meters: 0.25

Salvia lyrata Purple Prince is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
31:   House and Container Plant Seed List
36:   Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic
43:   Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List
53:   Bedding Plant Seed List
130:   Ground cover Plant Seed List (see also List 133)
161:   Edible Flowers
454:  Lamiaceae
698:   First Year Flowering Perennials
712:  Labiatae
952:   Wholesale Selection

Germination guide
Salvia lyrata Purple Prince seeds will usually germinate in 10-14 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. Normally will only germinate with light so surface sow. Sow Salvia lyrata Purple Prince seeds on the surface of a Well drained seed sowing mix at about 20-25C.

For Patens & Superba see No. 14 (Pre-chill for 3 weeks).

SEED GERMINATION THEORY AND PRACTICE; by Professor Norman C. Deno
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