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Salvia sp

Celestial Blue

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Family: Lamiaceae

Type: Small Shrub, 3'h x 4'w

Flowers: Early Spring to early Summer

Flower Color: Bright Purple/Blue

Likes: Full Sun


Selected by Bert Wilson at Las Pilitas.

Hybrid of Salvia clevelandii 'Alpine' and Salvia pachyphylla.


Mid sized, aromatic, easy to grow perennial shrub.  Very adaptable.


Great starter plant for those learning about Natives.


Mid season color.


Drought tolerant


Evergreen. Dormant in summer. Can tolerate some summer irrigation after established.


Needs good drainage.


Growing Native Plants


Developed at Las Pilitas.
Please reference their website for further information.