Calflora
Taxon  Report   7309    
Salvia greatae  Brandegee
Lavender sage,  Orocopia sage
Salvia greatae
© 2014 Aaron Schusteff
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Salvia greatae
© 2014 Aaron Schusteff
Salvia greatae
© 2015 Keir Morse
Salvia greatae, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Salvia greatae
© 2011 Duncan S. Bell
Family: LAMIACEAE  
Genus: Salvia
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
More information about  Salvia greatae
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 (SAGR3)

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 14, 2018).

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