Taxon  Report   7316 
Salvia spathacea  Greene
Hummingbird sage
Salvia spathacea
© 2018 Bill Schmidt
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Salvia spathacea
© 2018 Bill Schmidt
Salvia spathacea
© 2010 Thomas Stoughton
Salvia spathacea, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Salvia spathacea
© 2011 Dylan Neubauer
Genus: Salvia
Chaparral, Northern Oak Woodland, Southern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland, Coastal Strand
Habitat: coastal
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Audibertia grandiflora
More information about  Salvia spathacea
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Aug 17, 2018).

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