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Salvia microphylla

Classification

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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 4 ft (1.2 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil in a sunny position

Features: Hairy aromatic leaves; pink, red or purple flowers summer?autumn

Uses: Shrub borders Tubs Dry gardens

Zones: 8?11

Description: This species is widespread in its native habitat of southern USA and Mexico. Like the closely related Salvia greggii, it is a variable species, growing to about 4 ft (1.2 m) tall. Its slightly hairy serrated-edged leaves have a blackcurrant-like ar

Growth Habit: Multi-stemmed habit

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