Chaparral Sage

 

 

Salvia clevelandii

 

Lamiaceae

 

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Form: Perennial
Seasonality
: Evergreen

Size: 1 ft high by 1 ft wide
Leaves
: Small, silver-green coarse long ovals
Flowers
: Clusters of small lavender trumpets
Fruit
: Seed
Stems/Trunks
: rounded shrub
Range/Origin
: Southern and Baja California
Hardiness
: Sunset Zones 7-9, 14-24, 15o F

Comments: No thorns, attracts bees, butterflies and hummingbirds

 

CULTURAL REQUIREMENTS:

         Exposure: Full to partial sun

         Water: Low, occasional deep watering

         Soil: Sandy, well drained

        Propagation: Seed

         Maintenance: Minimal

 

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