Puriri Lane | Salvia aurea | Kirstenbosch
Puriri Lane | Salvia aurea | Kirstenbosch
Puriri Lane | Salvia aurea | Kirstenbosch
Puriri Lane | Salvia aurea | Kirstenbosch
Puriri Lane | Salvia aurea  |Kirstenbosch

Salvia aurea | Kirstenbosch

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perfect for pollinators

Salvia aurea Kirstenbosch is a tough salvia hailing from South Africa that has aromatic greyish-green foliage and attractive coppery rusty bronze flowers from late spring, early summer and forms a dense shrub. The calyces turn from green to rusty brown after the corollas which are what attracts the insects that pollinate the flowers.

The flowers are excellent for drying and for use in potpourri as they retain their fragrance.  The nectar-rich flowers are extremely attractive to butterflies.  Relatively slow growing but will eventually reach a height of around about 1 metre by the same in width.

Plants perform best in a sunny position in well-drained soil.  They do not need much shaping, but can be shaped after flowering to encourage more flowers. 

Evereen | Hardy

Height up to about 1.2metres x 1m Wide

Plant size | PB2 | Equivalent 1.2 litres

We have updated our shipping rates:
Depending on the number of plants you are ordering the cost of freight will vary as indicated by the shipping rates below.
  • Auckland City | $12 minimum
  • Middle North Island | $15 minimum
  • Rest of North Island | $16 minimum
  • South Island | $25 minimum
Please note... Shipping to South Island is applied as Economy by default. If you wish to upgrade your order to overnight courier, please add this to the note section of your order or get in touch with us and we will contact you with the price difference and await your confirmation.
If your order exceeds shipping rates (Shipping rates are calculated to 24kg maximum = approx. 24 x 1 Litre sized plants), please contact us for assistance at hello@puririlaneaddenbrooke.co.nz to organize shipping arrangements.
    For smaller items such as moon calendars, books, cards, stationery and other items can be sent for a lesser rate which will be automatically applied, which you will see at checkout.

    Upon checking out, the freight charged is applied based on weight and your location, including rural destinations.

    • All of our orders are dispatched using NZ Post which is a fully tracked service   
    • Our freight is calculated by weight and volume.  For plant orders, you may wish to order the maximum number of plants that will fit in a box to make freight more cost-effective or perhaps share an order with a friend
    • Plant orders will only be dispatched on Monday's and Tuesday's this will ensure that your order is not held in a depot over the weekend
    • All parcels are set at "Authority to leave" which means if you're not home at the time of delivery the courier will leave your parcel in a safe place on your property
    • Most NZ Post deliveries are a two-day service with the exception of rural and South Island delivery which may add up to two days. 


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