mealy sage

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Related to mealy sage: Salvia farinacea
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Noun1.mealy sage - Texas sage having intensely blue flowersmealy sage - Texas sage having intensely blue flowers
salvia, sage - any of various plants of the genus Salvia; a cosmopolitan herb
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DWARF zinnia varieties make excellent container plants, which can be tucked into small corners to provide a splash of colour along with mini petunias and the mealy sage, salvia farinacea Victoria.
At the western entrance to the expo, visitors are met by meadows of purple mealy sage, angelonia and globe amaranth, though from a distance the small, reddish amaranth blooms are overwhelmed by their leaves.
Salvia farinacae, well described by its nickname mealy sage, produces long spikes of whitish flower buds which open lavender blue.