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Is this a Salvia?  not a very clear picture because I risked falling in the pond so zoomed in!  

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  • Pete.8Pete.8 Posts: 11,317

    Possibly, but need to see the leaves properly.
    The flower spike looks more like an agastache, but it's a bit too fuzzy to tell


    Billericay - Essex

    Knowledge is knowing that a tomato is a fruit.
    Wisdom is not putting it in a fruit salad.
  • Looks like a salvia that I've grown in a pot this year but mine has multiple flower spikes. 

  • Thanks both for the responses.  I think now that it is an Agastache albeit a small one ...  my Salvias have multiple flower stems too.  Prompted me to go out again and compare.  

  • LynLyn Posts: 23,190

    It's an Agastache, does it smell of Lavender? 

    Gardening on the wild, windy west side of Dartmoor. 

  • Pete.8Pete.8 Posts: 11,317

    Save the seed and you can grow loads next year.
    I ended up with 48 agastache and despite loosing some, they look lovely


    Billericay - Essex

    Knowledge is knowing that a tomato is a fruit.
    Wisdom is not putting it in a fruit salad.
  • Yes grown from seed this year and are coming along nicely - as are the Salvias.  Note to Self - label properly!!! 

    Last edited: 17 August 2017 12:16:26

  • LynLyn Posts: 23,190

    I have a label gremlin in my garden I put them in he pulls them out, and I never see them again. Where do they go???

    Gardening on the wild, windy west side of Dartmoor. 

  • The cat digs mine up and buries them. image

  • Mark56Mark56 Posts: 1,653

    Agastache indeed. One of my favourites. 

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