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Salvia mellifera - Black Sage (Plant)

Salvia mellifera - Black Sage (Plant)

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  • Salvia mellifera - Black Sage (Plant)
    • Salvia mellifera - Black Sage (Plant)
    • Salvia mellifera - Black Sage (Plant)
    • Salvia mellifera - Black Sage (Plant)

    Salvia mellifera - Black Sage (Plant)

    Easy to grow--likes poor soils and hot, dry areas. Found locally from the Santa Monica Mtns, Verdugos, Santa Susanas, and San Gabriel Mtns. Flowers can be white, blue, or lavender. Leaves are very fragrant.

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    Plant Characteristics
    Species NameSalvia mellifera
    Common NameBlack Sage
    Plant TypeShrub
    Sun ExposureCoast-Sun, Coast-Part Sun, Inland-Sun, Inland-Part Sun,
    Water RequirementLow
    Soil TypeAny
    Flower ColorPurple, Violet, Lavender, White, Cream
    Flowering MonthsMarch, April, May, June
    Evergreen/DeciduousEvergreen
    Height by Width5ft. x 5ft.
     
    Specialty Features
    • Butterflies/Moths
    • Songbirds
    • Erosion Control
    • Aromatic
    • Hummingbirds
    • Deer Resistant
    • Pollinators
    • Edible
    • Local Plants

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