Ella's Garden Plants from A to Z: Salvia hypargeia, Unknown

Common Name: Unknown

Family: Lamiaceae

Genus: Salvia

Species: hypargeia

Characteristics of Plant
lavender-blue, purple flowers

10-16"

Alpine or rock plant and native to Turkey, so best if grown with grit around its crown and in its soil, and some kind of roof against wintry types of precipitation.

A first-year plant from seed is somewhat similar to S. cyanescens and S.daghestanica, with its silvery-gray, velvety leaves in a rosette close to the ground.

blooms early summer

Shop seed from these EG member's stores.
http://www.nargs.org seed exchange sometimes offers seeds of this plant

Life Cycle
Perennial

Sun Exposure
Full Sun

Plant Form
Upright
Branching

Blooms
Yes

Bloom Form
Above Foliage

Reproduces By
Seed

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