Local Species

Samantha's Native Species 2
Project Name : Samantha's Native Species 2
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Soecies 2
What is the common name for the species?
Black Sage
What is the scientific name?
Salvia mellifera
What have you learned about this species?
Black Sage is a small bush type plant and it is in the sage family, which consists of many more plants. It can be up to 6 feet tall in height. The texture is very pokey, but it does not hurt to touch it. When you crush it in your hands, it gives off a very good smell. It grows in the chapparal communities. Blue-purple flowers are able to grow on this particular plant and it has a very dark appearance.