Calflora
Taxon  Report   7308    
Salvia funerea  M. E. Jones
Death valley sage,  Woolly sage
Salvia funerea
© 2014 Robert Sikora
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Salvia funerea
© 2013 James M. Andre
Salvia funerea
© 2005 Steve Matson
Salvia funerea, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, Nevada.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Salvia funerea
© 2015 Patrick Donnelly
Family: LAMIACEAE  
Genus: Salvia
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Salvia funerea var. fornacis
More information about  Salvia funerea
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (SAFU2)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 15, 2018).

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