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Salvia  texana (Scheele) Torr.   
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FamilyLAMIACEAE
Genus species var.Salvia  texana (Scheele) Torr. 
SynonymsSalviastrum texanum Scheele (basionym)
 Salvia texana var. canescens A.Gray
 Salviastrum canescens (A.Gray) I.M.Johnst.
Territory South-Central U.S.A.MexicoMexico NortheastNew MexicoTexas
dry, stony grassland
Description stems hirsute, leaves linear or linear-oblanceolate, entire or remotely dentate, panicle 5-15cm long, calyx 7-10mm, corolla ca. 2cm long
Size10-30cm
Colorblue
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 18-21°C
division in spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographySmall, J.K. (1933) Manual of the Southeastern Flora
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