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Phlomis italica

Common Name: Balearic Island sage

Plant Family: Lamiaceae

Price:  £6.50
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Availability:  

  

5 in stock

Size/Qty:  9cm Pot


Drought Tolerant:  Yes
Suggested Use:  Ground Cover or Underplanting
Planting Style:  sensory
Season of Interest:  Spring to autumn
Position/ Situation:  Dry or gravel garden
Sun/ Shade:  Sun
Flower Colour:  Pink
Leaf Colour:  Grey
Height:  low (up to 3 feet)
Habit/Shape:  Spreading
Evergreen:  Yes
Soil Type:  dry or sandy soil
Soil PH:  No preference
Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Hardy
Bee and Butterfly:  Bee
Rabbit & Deer Resistance:  Deer & Rabbit Resistant Plants
Resistance to Honey Fungus:  Resistant to Honey Fungus


A compact, shrubby evergreen shrub with attractive soft grey foliage and whorls of pale pink flowers in summer. A good plant for a sensory garden with its soft, hairy tactile leaves. Needs a sheltered spot in well drained soil and sun. Cut back any damaged or dead stems when the weather warms in spring.


Mainland UK  £6 - £8.50 Bulbs/Tubers/ Bare root (UK) £4
Click and Collect FREE Northern Ireland, Highlands & Islands £6 - £10
Guernsey & Jersey £20 European Union £15 - £20

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Please allow up to 7 working days for your order to be despatched. Plants are despatched Monday-Thursday (excl. Bank Holidays) 

Unless otherwise indicated our plants are supplied in the following pot sizes according to category. Dimensions refer to either the pot diameter (cm) or volume (litre);

  • Exotics/Conservatory & House Plants, Succulents: mostly as young plants in 9cm or 1 litre pots
  • Hardy Perennials, Ferns and Grasses: 1 litre (approx 12cm diameter)
  • Herbs: 9cm
  • Hardy Shrubs and Climbers: 1.5 or 2 litre 
  • Potted Bulbs: variable- please see "Size/Qty" on product information page 
  • Dormant Bulbs, Tubers and Bare-root perennials come either bagged or wrapped without a pot

The exact size of plants will vary with the growing season and may be cut back in accordance with normal pruning regimes or to fit in the box if they are excessively tall


Goes well with
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Popular cultivar with aromatic, silvery-grey leaves and spikes of deep purple flowers in summer. Ideal for a hot sunny spot

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