Salvia officinalis ‘Minimum’
|Kingdom||Plantae||Plants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae|
|Subkingdom||Tracheobionta||Vascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients|
|Division||Magnoliophyta||Flowering plants, also known as angiosperms|
|Class||Magnoliopsida||Dicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves|
|Subclass||Asteridae||A large class that encompasses asters|
|Order||Lamiales||Aromatic herbs and shrubs, including lavender, lilac, olive, jasmine, ash, teak, snapdragon, sesame, psyllium, garden sage, mint, basil, and rosemary|
|Genus||Salvia||From the Latin salveo, “I am well,” referring to the medicinal properties of some members of this genus|
|Species||officinalis||Sold as an herb, often applied to plants with real or supposed medicinal qualities|
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Salvia officinalis ‘Minimum’ description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 12 Oct 2018.
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5/25/2009 · Boyce Thompson Arboretum, Superior, AZ
≈ 24 × 16" (60 × 40 cm)
Range: Zones 7-9:
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