Blue Sage (Salvia azurea) - Perrenial plant with four cornered stems that will grow to five feet tall. The flowers are in an elongated series of whorls along the upper stems with up to eight flowers per whorl. Each flower has a small green calyx with three triangualr teeth and a blue tubular corolla up to one foot long, ending in a broadly flaring, lobed lower lip and narrow, hairy, hooded upper lip containing the stamens. Commonly found in dry prairies and pastures often in rocky or sandy soils. (read more...)
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