Salvia mellifera 'Terra Seca'

Terra Seca Sage

Plant family: Lamiaceae - Mint

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Plant type: Groundcover

Plant origin: N/A, California, Horticultural Selection, Hybrid

 
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Flower Color White
Blooming Season Spring, Summer
Height 1-2 feet
Spread 5-10 feet
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Horticultural Selection

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Clay, Decomposed Granite, Sand, Sandy Loam

Special Characteristic

Exceptional Fragrance, Good in Containers, Slope Stabilizer, Tolerant of Clay Soil

Plant Highlights

This low-spreading, mounding sage is an especially drought-tolerant variety and recommended for slopes or difficult, erosion-prone areas. The pale white flowers are formed in a semi-circular fashion and are arranged in tufts on the long, upright stems. The shrubs reach about 1 foot tall, with about a six foot spread. The evergreen leaves are fragrant and add contrast to the beautiful flowers which are loved by butterflies, bees, and hummingbirds.

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