Genus:
Salvia L.

Salvia farinacea Benth.

This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Central U.S.A. to NE. Mexico.

[FTEA]

Lamiaceae (Labiatae), A.J. Paton, G. Bramley, O. Ryding, R.M. Polhill, Y.B. Harvey, M. Iwarsson, F. Willis, P.B. Phillipson, K. Balkwill, C.W. Lukhoba, D.F. Otieno, & R.M. Harley. Salvia, RM Polhill. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 2009

Note
Native of Mexico and Texas
Morphology General Habit
Perennial herb, 0.7–1.2 m tall, with puberulous stems.
Morphology Leaves
Leaves often clustered at nodes, rather shortly petiolate, lanceolate to linear-elliptic, 4–8 × 1–2.5 cm, pubescent mainly on veins; verticils 10–16-flowered.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences Bracts
Bracts inconspicuous, deciduous.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx shortly tubular, 5–8 mm long, subtruncate, lanate with white to violet hairs.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla white to blue or purple, 10–15 mm long; tube 6–9 mm long; anterior lip longer than posterior lip.

[FWTA]

Labiatae, J. K. Morton. Flora of West Tropical Africa 2. 1963

Morphology General Habit
A perennial, bushy herb, several feet high
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Blue flowers
Ecology
Commonly cultivated and occasionally occurring as a garden throwout, etc.

Native to:

Mexico Northeast, New Mexico, Texas

Introduced into:

Connecticut, El Salvador, Florida, Guatemala, India, Louisiana, Ohio, Oklahoma, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela

Salvia farinacea Benth. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Nov 1, 1977 Drummond, T. [272], Texas K000929910 Yes
Jan 1, 1927 Berlandier, J.L. [1654], Texas K000929909 isotype Yes
Jan 1, 1927 Berlandier, J.L. [1654], Texas K000929907 Unknown type material Yes
75500.000 No
Hoehne, W. [11739], Brazil K001225181 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.], Texas K000929908 Yes
Hoehne, W. [s.n.], Brazil K001225182 Yes

First published in Labiat. Gen. Spec.: 274 (1833)

Accepted by

  • Baksh-Comeau, Y., Maharaj, S.S., Adams, C.D., Harris, S.A., Filer, D.L. & Hawthorne, W.D. (2016). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Trinidad and Tobago with analysis of vegetation types and botanical 'hotspots' Phytotaxa 250: 1-431.
  • Davidse, G. & al. (eds.) (2012). Flora Mesoamericana 4(2): 1-533. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
  • Paton, A.J., Bramley, G., Ryding, O., Polhill, R., Harvey, Y., Iwarsson, M., Willis, F., Phillipson, P., Balkwill, K., Lukhoba, C., Otiend, D & Harley (2009). Lamiaceae (Labiatae) Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-430.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Lab. Gen. & Sp. 274 (1833).

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Baksh-Comeau, Y., Maharaj, S.S., Adams, C.D., Harris, S.A., Filer, D.L. & Hawthorne, W.D. (2016). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Trinidad and Tobago with analysis of vegetation types and botanical 'hotspots' Phytotaxa 250: 1-431.
  • Davidse, G. & al. (eds.) (2012). Flora Mesoamericana 4(2): 1-533. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Fl. Rwanda 3: 345, fig. 111.4 (1985)
  • JexBlake, Gard. E. Afr., ed. 4: 82 (1957)
  • K.H.S., Gard. E. Afr.: 137 (1995).
  • Not. Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinb. 33: 114 (1974)
  • U.O.P.Z.: 439 (1949)

  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
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  • Flora of West Tropical Africa

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0