Taxon  Report   7311 
Salvia mellifera  E. Greene
black sage
Salvia mellifera, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.
 

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Salvia mellifera
© 2008 Thomas Stoughton
Salvia mellifera
© 2006 Steve Matson
Salvia mellifera
© 2009 Keir Morse
Communities:
Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral
Family: LAMIACEAE  
Genus: Salvia
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Salvia mellifera  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (SAME3)

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the
International Plants Names Index

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Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 31, 2015).

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