Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


1306

Shrub
Perennial

Non-native

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full sun ...Dry

LEAVES:
Deciduous
Simple
Opposite

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Blue-violet and white
Bisexual
Bilaterally symmetrical
2-lipped calyx
2-lipped corolla
2 fertile exserted stamens & possibly some sterile stamens
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Schizocarp of mericarps

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Lamiids: Lamiales

PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Salvia leucantha   FAMILY Lamiaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Mexican Bush Sage