The Rodbaston Salvias!

Salvia ‘Rodbaston Rosy Cheeks’

In the first chapter about  the salvias  I told the story how I became hooked to them and this time I would like to introduce you to all of the Rodbaston ones!

There are 6 ‘survivors’ of the original 7 which is much better than I had hoped a few months ago!

Fortunately for me was that the  owners and present Head Gardener of Wollerton Old Hall had still kept the varieties after they got them from me for the RHS trials from 2012-2014  of what I call the ‘Shrubby salvias’ (Salvia microphylla, S. greggii, S. x jamensis and varieties + cultivars/hybrids).

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