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Digital Herbaria

Salvia farinacea

Salvia farinacea Benth.

Mealy Blue Sage, Mealy Sage, Mealycup Sage

Lamiaceae (Mint Family)

USDA Symbol: SAFA2
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Salvia farinacea

Mealy Sage


Location: N side of Canyon Lake by roadside of Hwy 306 at Longhorn Drive.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Plentiful, in colonies by roadside.

Description: Low clump with one, or a few, flowering stalks rising 30-90 cm. Lower leaves have longer petioles than upper ones. Whorls of violet-blue flowers (12-25 mm long) are spaced along the spike-like inflorescence. Calyces are smoky violet.

County: Comal
Collector: Mary Beth White
Collection Date: May 14, 1993
Specimen number: 131

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0370
Accession Date: May 25, 1993
Accession Number: 29

Annotations: SCFXC

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