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Salvia mohavensis

Mojave Sage

Life form2, 3: shrub, low
Habitat: mountains, rocky slopes
leaf presence3: leaves usually present
leaf arrangement3: opposite
leaf format3: simple
leaf shape3: lanceolate to ovate
leaf surface3: glandular hairy
leaf margin3: crenulate
Flower color2: violet to indigo to blue
Flowering period2: spring and fall
Armament2, 3: spineless
Family1, 2, 3: Lamiaceae (mint family)
Conserved or Obsolete Family1: Labiatae (mint family)
Status: locally common
Locations where collected or observed:
      Barry M. Goldwater Range
      Sonoran Desert National Monument

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