Salvia
sage
6 species
1 subspecies and varieties
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Salvia aethiopisAfrican sage
Distribution: Introduced from the Mediterranean region to southwest United States, spreading north to eastern Oregon.
Habitat: A weed of dry waste places and roadsides.
Origin: Introduced from Europe
Flowers: June - July
Salvia dorriigray ball sage
Distribution: East of the Cascades in Washington; south to California, east to Utah and Arizona.
Habitat: Dry, open, often sandy or rocky areas in the plains and foothills.
Origin: Native
Flowers: May-July
var. incana – fleshy sage, gray-ball sage
Salvia nemorosaBalkan clary
Origin: Introduced from Eurasia
Salvia pratensismeadow clary, prairie-meadow sage
Distribution: Scattered locations on both sides of the Cascades in Washington; escaping in parts of western, central, and eastern North America.
Habitat: Roadsides and other disturbed habitats.
Origin: Introduced
Flowers: June-August
Salvia sclareacleareye
Distribution: Scattered locations on both sides of the Cascades in Washington; occasionally escaping in parts of western, central, and eastern North America.
Habitat: Roadsides and other disturbed areas.
Origin: Introduced
Flowers: June-August
Salvia virgatawand sage
Origin: Introduced from Europe