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Salvia mellifera

Creeping Black Sage

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Family: Lamiaceae

Type: Shrub, 3'h x 4'w

Flowers: Spring to Summer

Flower Color: Blue, Purple

Likes: Full Sun


Mid sized aromatic sage. 


Coastal plant so may need some supplemental irrigation. 


Nice light colored flowers.  Early and long blooms. 


Starting to like this sage the more we see it - resilient, long flowering and less pruning needed than others. 


Flower color can vary from blue/lavender to pink.


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