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08/06/2014 at 16:16

I bought" Hot Lips" yesterday.A bargain at £1.50 at my gardening club.It's very leggy,about 2 ft tall and I'm wondering if it would be a good idea to cut it back now.Would appreciate advice on how to look after her.Thanks

08/06/2014 at 16:27

I love my Hot lips! I cut it back as and when I think it needs it, I have no idea if it is correct but it thrives. 

08/06/2014 at 19:14

Hiya folks

Good time to cut it back now......I would do it part way though to encourage more side branches. If it was 6 weeks ago I would cut it back to a few inches.  

A good watering initially amd feed and sun and it will flower all summer.  Sometimes with all white flowers, sometimes with all red flowers and sometimes with red and white flowers.

A hardy, woody, shrubby tough almost evergreen salvia. 

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