Latin name: Salvia leucophylla E. Greene
  Pronunciation: SAL-vee-a lew-KO-fi-la

  Common name: Purple sage
  Family: Lamiaceae (Mint)
  Habitat: Dry open hills, barren slopes to 2500', coastal
  sage scrub
  Blooming period: May to July
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Salvia
  2) leucophylla
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