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Annual clary

Salvia viridis

Description:

Salvia viridis quickly grows to 1 to 2 feet (0.30 to 0.61 m) tall and 1 foot (0.30 m) wide, with a flowering period of over a month. Colorful bracts almost hide the tiny two-lipped flowers, which are cream-colored, with the upper lip tinged with purple or rose, reflecting the bract color.

Habitat:

Open space in Seih-Sou, the suburban forest of Thessaloniki, Greece.

Notes:

Synonym: Salvia horminum. Greek name: Ελελίσφακον το όρμινον, κν. Καυλόχορτο, Σαρκοθρόφι.

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Δήμος Πυλαίας - Χορτιάτη, Περιφέρεια Κεντρικής Μακεδονίας, Greece

Spotted on Apr 17, 2015
Submitted on Apr 20, 2015

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