P7180052.jpg Snowflake Sage picture by ladybugsdb
Salvia chionophylla (Snowflake Sage) slide #20338
Salvia chionophylla
Common Name Snowflake Sage
Latin Name Salvia chionophylla
Native Habitat Hills of Chihuahuan Desert
Soil Dry, decomposed granite, sand, clay loam low in organic content, well drained
Water Twice per month
Height X Width 1 feet X 6 feet per year, groundcover
Protective Mechanism None
Leaves Felty gray-white evergreen
Garden Suitability Thornless, Moonlight, Butterfly
Ornamental Value Blue flowers spring and fall, evergreen gray-white ground cover
Nature Value Ground cover
Native American Uses Saging
Links  
    Images and data http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/114020/
  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salvia_chionophylla
   Nursery, images, and data http://www.smgrowers.com/products/plants/plantdisplay.asp?strLetter=S&plant_id=2351&page=
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