Salvia spathacea
Hummingbird Sage
Lamiaceae
Exposure
Partial shade
Water
Occasional water
Form
Perennial
Height
3 feet
Flower color
Red
Bloom time
Spring
Tall spikes of crimson flowers that are visited by hummingbirds rise above the large scented leaves of
this sage. With regular water it spreads rapidly to form an evergreen ground cover. With less water it
will be summer dormant.
Habitat
Oak woodland, chaparral