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05/06/2013 at 15:54

I have grown salvias from seed and they are now about 6 inches high.  Unfortunately they have been that size for weeks.  Should I just plant them out and hope for the best?

05/06/2013 at 16:13

6 inches high is good-are we talking the bedding red salvias?

Yes get them planted

05/06/2013 at 16:59

No, these are beautiful Sarah Raven dark blue ones

05/06/2013 at 18:50

I would get them planted. Harden them off by putting outside during the day and bringing back inside at night for a few days beforehand though.

05/06/2013 at 19:41

those blues are worth growing but tender so need overwintering next year in greenhouse

05/06/2013 at 20:54

Thank you so much everyone.  They're already in my mini greenhouse open to the elements so they should be brave enough now.  I thought they were annuals, so thanks for the advice re wintering

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