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Digital Herbaria

Salvia texana

Salvia texana (Scheele) Torr.

Texas Sage, Blue Sage

Lamiaceae (Mint Family)

USDA Symbol: SATE3
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Salvia texana

Blue Sage


Location: N side of Canyon Lake along roadside of BAMC Drive.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Dry, flat weedy area, limestone soil.

Description: Perennial, 1.5 dm tall with few basal, spreading stems, retrorse hairs on all 4 sides of stem. Infloresence a raceme of dark blue flowers, 8 cm long. Dense white hairs cover throat of calyx.

County: Comal
Collector: Mary Beth White
Collection Date: Apr 10, 1994
Specimen number: 188

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0751
Accession Date: May 4, 1994
Accession Number: 55

Annotations: (In flower) SCFXC

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