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Salvia canariensis

Classification

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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 7 ft (2 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil in a sunny position

Features: Gray-green hairy leaves; lilac-pink flowers spring?summer

Uses: Shrub borders Tubs Cottage gardens

Zones: 9?11

Description: This species is native to the Canary Islands. It can reach 7 ft (2 m) in height but is much shorter in cool climates. The stems are covered in dense white hairs and the soft arrowhead-shaped leaves are grayish green and hairy. Flowering occurs in spring a

Growth Habit: Upright branching habit

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