Salvia azurea var. grandiflora

Family:Lamiaceae
Species:Salvia azurea Lam. var. grandiflora Benth.
Common Name:blue sage
Habitat:Rarely naturalized in fields.
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Growth Habit:Forb/herb
Duration:Perennial
Category:Vascular
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Not Native, SE (State Rank), G4G5T4? (Global Rank)
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Classification

Division Magnoliophyta - Flowering Plants
Class Magnoliopsida
Sub Class Asteridae
Order Lamiales
FamilyLamiaceae
Genus Salvia
Species Salvia azurea Lam. var. grandiflora Benth. - blue sage

Citation

Citation Salvia azurea Michaux ex Lamarck var. grandiflora Bentham, in de Candolle, Prodr. 12: 302. 1848.
Basionym: **
Type: ARKANSAS:

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Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Suffolk1941 NYS
NYS A2362
Herbarium Name Used: Salvia azurea var. grandiflora
  1/30/2010 - David Werier
Suffolk1941 BKL
BKL00063378
Herbarium Name Used: Salvia azurea
The identification of this specimen needs confirmation as the name submitted to the Atlas for this specimen is different than the name where we place this record in the Atlas. See "Herbarium Name Used" for the name submitted to the Atlas. 2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)

Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymTypeNotes
Salvia azurea ssp. intermedia Salvia azurea Michx. ex Lam. ssp. intermedia Epling   
Salvia azurea ssp. pitcheri Salvia azurea Michx. ex Lam. ssp. pitcheri (Torr. ex Benth.) Epling   
Salvia pitcheri Salvia pitcheri Torrey ex Bentham, Labiat. Gen. Spec. 251. 1833.