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Salvia reflexa (lanceleaf sage; Rocky Mountain sage; lance-leaf sage; sage mint; blue sage; lambsleaf sage)

Synonyms: Salvia aspidophylla; Salvia trichostemoides

Wikipedia Abstract

Salvia reflexa (lanceleaf sage, Rocky Mountain sage, blue sage, lambsleaf sage, sage mint) is a perennial subshrub native to the United States and Mexico and introduced to Argentina, Australia, Canada, South Africa and New Zealand.It reaches 4-28 inches (10-71 cm) in height with small, opposite, lanceolate to narrowly elliptic leaves up to two inches (5 cm) long. The flowers grow in whorls, and are pale blue to dark blue and bloom from Summer to Autumn.
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Height [2]  30 inches (0.75 m)
Allergen Potential [1]  Low
Edible [2]  May be edible. See the Plants For A Future link below for details.
Flower Type [2]  Hermaphrodite
Hazards [2]  Reported to be toxic to cattle, possibly through nitrate poisoning;
Lifespan [2]  Annual
Pollinators [2]  Insects, Lepidoptera
Structure [3]  Herb
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Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Avon Gorge Woodlands 376 England, United Kingdom
Badlands National Park II 178535 South Dakota, United States
Carlsbad Caverns National Park II 15448 New Mexico, United States
Central Plains Biosphere Reserve 15345 United States  
Devils Tower National Monument V 1361 Wyoming, United States
Fort Larned National Historic Site III 706 Kansas, United States
Grand Canyon National Park II 1210128 Arizona, United States
Humber Estuary 90582 England, United Kingdom
Petrified Forest National Park II 44522 Arizona, United States
Scotts Bluff National Monument V 3185 Nebraska, United States
Shortgrass Steppe LTER Site Long Term Ecological Research   Colorado, United States
Walnut Canyon National Monument V 3386 Arizona, United States
Wind Cave National Park II 29471 South Dakota, United States


Ferrisia virgata (grey mealybug)[4]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Dixon National Tallgrass Prairie Seed Bank
Kew Millennium Seed Bank Partnership


North America;



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1Derived from Allergy-Free Gardening OPALS™, Thomas Leo Ogren (2000)
2Plants For A Future licensed under a Creative Commons License
3USDA Plants Database, U. S. Department of Agriculture
4Ben-Dov, Y., Miller, D.R. & Gibson, G.A.P. ScaleNet 4 November 2009
Protected Areas provided by GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Biological Inventories of the World's Protected Areas in cooperation between the Information Center for the Environment at the University of California, Davis and numerous collaborators.
Carlsbad Caverns National Park
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Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License
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