Calflora
Taxon  Report   7302    
Salvia columbariae  Benth.
Chia sage
Salvia columbariae, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: LAMIACEAE  
Genus: Salvia
Habitat: disturbed

Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Creosote Bush Scrub

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Salvia columbariae var. ziegleri
ICPN: Salvia columbariae var. columbariae
More information about  Salvia columbariae
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (SACO6)


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 13, 2019).