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Salvia dorrii (Kellogg) Abrams subsp. dorrii
purple sage

General Information
Symbol: SADOD2
Group: Dicot
Family: Lamiaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Shrub
Native Status: L48   N
Data Source and Documentation
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green round image for nativity Native blue round image for introduced Introduced ocre round image for introduced and nativity Both white round image for no status Absent/Unreported
image for native, but no county data Native, No County Data image for introduced, but no county data Introduced, No County Data both introduced and native, but no county data Both, No County Data
Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   





Click on a scientific name below to expand it in the PLANTS Classification Report.
Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Asteridae
Order Lamiales
Family Lamiaceae ⁄ Labiatae – Mint family
Genus Salvia L. – sage
Species Salvia dorrii (Kellogg) Abrams – purple sage
Subspecies Salvia dorrii (Kellogg) Abrams ssp. dorrii – purple sage

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 4 variety of Salvia dorrii subsp. dorrii. Click below on a thumbnail map or name for variety profiles.

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