Information for Salvia dorrii

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 40489
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:5
Type of plant - sub-shrub
Flower: BLUE, bracts PINK to VIOLET
Foliage: lin. to obov., 3cm. long, SILVERY, arom.
Height in meters: 1

Synonyms (alternative names) for Salvia dorrii: Audibertia dorrii, 

Common names for Salvia dorrii: Desert Purple Sage,  Desert Sage,  Grey Ball Sage,  Purple Sage, 

Salvia dorrii is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
2:   Wants
43:   Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List
57:   Arid and Dry Condition Plant Seed List
76:   Californian Native Plant Seed List
85:   Natives of U.S.South West (Arizona Texas New Mexico)
94:   Natives of Rocky Mountain Area U.S.A.
161:   Edible Flowers
454:  Lamiaceae
712:  Labiatae
719:   North American Native Ethnobotanicals

Germination guide
Salvia dorrii seeds will usually germinate in 10-14 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. Normally will only germinate with light so surface sow. Sow Salvia dorrii seeds on the surface of a Well drained seed sowing mix at about 20-25C.

For Patens & Superba see No. 14 (Pre-chill for 3 weeks).

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