black sage

(redirected from Salvia mellifera)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.black sage - an aromatic plant with wooly leaves found in southern California and Mexicoblack sage - an aromatic plant with wooly leaves found in southern California and Mexico
genus Trichostema, Trichostema - genus of North American aromatic herbs or subshrubs: blue curls
blue curls - any of several plants of the genus Trichostema having whorls of small blue flowers
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
Carlquist and Pauly (1985) investigated the potential of the hooks on the calyces of Salvia mellifera to function in epizoochory (Fig.
Salvia mellifera (black sage) and Eriogonum fasciculatum (California buckwheat)] and may enhance seedling establishment (Zedler 2001, Montalvo et al.
Two prized woody sages used here are erect-growing black sage (Salvia mellifera), with dark green leaves, and mounding Cleveland sage (S.