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Salvia verbenaca var. verbenaca

Wild Sage at Queanbeyan West, NSW

Salvia verbenaca var. verbenaca at Queanbeyan West, NSW - 3 Nov 2016
Salvia verbenaca var. verbenaca at Queanbeyan West, NSW - 3 Nov 2016
Salvia verbenaca var. verbenaca at Queanbeyan West, NSW - 3 Nov 2016
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Identification history

Salvia verbenaca var. verbenaca 3 Nov 2016 BettyDonWood
Salvia verbenaca var. verbenaca 3 Nov 2016 michaelb
Unidentified 3 Nov 2016 Speedsta

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Author's notes

I was thinking this could be wild lavender.

2 comments

Speedsta wrote:
   4 Nov 2016
Is this the sort of sage that you can put into teas?
Mike wrote:
   4 Nov 2016
Sage tea is made with Salvia officinalis. I don't know how this would go, but Wikipedia says "This aromatic sage is used as a flavoring in foods and to make tea; the flowers can be added to salads."

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Exotic
  • Medium Weed or Pest

Sighting information

  • 1,001 - 10,000 Abundance
  • 3 Nov 2016 12:00 AM Recorded on
  • Speedsta Recorded by
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