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Salvia indica

Salvia indica

Family lamiaceae
Life cycle perennial
Flowers violet (spring-summer)
Size 2'
Light sun
Cultural notes ordinary garden soil
From seed germinate at room temperature
detailed seed-starting info below

Evergreen basal rosette, web info suggests hardy to only 20F. Leaves are woollier than most salvias - on a par with salvia argentea. Since I don't know if I'll ever have flower photos to show, I'll put up a photo of the foliage for now.

This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from '04 trade. Baggy 70F (35%G, 4-6d). Moving to warmer location did not result in additional germination.

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