Hinton Ampner Garden



Phlomis russelliana

Turkish Sage

Location:

The Diana Garden

Description:

A hairy perennial to 90cm in height, with large, ovate, rough-textured grey-green leaves. Stout stems bear whorls of hooded, soft yellow flowers 3cm in length

Site and Care:

Grow in full sun or part shade in well draining soil of any type although it has a preference for chalk. It will benefit from a mulch in Autumn. Propagation is by division in spring or seed.