Mealy blue sage, Mealy sage, Mealycup sage Lamiaceae (Mint Family)
USDA Symbol:SAFA2 USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
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Specimen & Label Data
Location: N side of Canyon Lake by roadside of Hwy 306 at Longhorn Drive.
Habitat: Plentiful, in colonies by roadside.
Description: Low clump with one, or a few, flowering stalks rising 30-90 cm. Lower leaves have longer petioles than upper ones. Whorls of violet-blue flowers (12-25 mm long) are spaced along the spike-like inflorescence. Calyces are smoky violet.
Collector: Mary Beth White
Collection Date: May 14, 1993
Specimen number: 131