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Salvia munzii (Munz's sage)
Wasowski, Sally and Andy

Salvia munzii

Salvia munzii Epling

Munz's Sage, San Miguel Mountain Sage, San Diego Sage

Lamiaceae (Mint Family)

Synonym(s): Salvia mellifera ssp. jonesii

USDA Symbol: SAMU

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Subshrub , Shrub
Leaf Retention: Deciduous
Leaf Arrangement: Opposite
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Flower:
Fruit:
Size Class: 0-1 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Blue
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug

Distribution

USA: CA

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From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Santa Barbara Botanic Garden - Santa Barbara, CA
Native Seed Network - Corvallis, OR

Bibliography

Bibref 995 - Native Landscaping from El Paso to L.A. (2000) Wasowski, S. and A. Wasowski

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Additional resources

USDA: Find Salvia munzii in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Salvia munzii in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Salvia munzii

Metadata

Record Modified: 2010-09-15
Research By: DEW

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