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FamilyLAMIACEAE
Genus species var.Salvia  multicaulis Vahl 
SynonymsSalvia bodeana Bunge
 Salvia pinardii Boiss.
 Salvia rascheyana Boiss.
Territory Western AsiaIranIraqLebanon-SyriaPalestineSinaiTurkey
rocky slopes
Altitude500-2600m
Description leaves grey, ovate, calyx blue or bright red, whorls 4-10-flowered, remote, flowers ca. 18mm long
Size10-30cm
Colorpurplish violet
Bloomsummer
Ca+
Typesubshrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 18-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyDavis, P.H. et I.C.Hedge: Flora of Turkey (1965-1988)
World Checklist apps.kew.org/wcsp
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