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Salvia apiana

Classification

Order: Lamiales
   Family: Lamiaceae
            Genus: Salvia
                        Specie: Salvia apiana

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 4 ft (1.2 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil in a sunny position

Features: Silvery white hairs cover whole plant; aromatic leaves; flowers on stems above foliage

Uses: Shrub borders Tubs Cottage gardens

Zones: 9?11

Description: Native to southwestern California, this attractive shrub grows to about 4 ft (1.2 m) tall. It has a silvery white appearance from the fine white hairs that cover all its parts. The 4 in (10 cm) long leaves are very aromatic. White or pale lavender flowers

Growth Habit: Bushy habit

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