Salvia sinaloensis Fernald

Sinaloa Sage, Sinaloa Blue Sage, Bicolor Sage

Newly planted

Newly planted


Family: Lamiaceae

Genus: Salvia

Category: Perennial

Zones: 7 to 10

Size: 8 to 12" tall, to 18" wide

Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade


Hairy stems and green leaves with purple-blue edges. Spreading habit. Blue flowers on stems above the foliage in summer to autumn.


Published in Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 35: 502 in 1900.

Native to Mexico.


My Experience: 

I purchased a 4" pot at Nurseries Caroliniana in May 2012 and planted it in the 'One Of Everything' garden.

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