Salvia pratensis


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Noun1.Salvia pratensis - tall perennial Old World salvia with violet-blue flowersSalvia pratensis - tall perennial Old World salvia with violet-blue flowers; found in open grasslands
salvia, sage - any of various plants of the genus Salvia; a cosmopolitan herb
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Testing Salvia pratensis, they found 49.4% of the mericarps remained attached to the sheep's wool but only 2.3% remained in cattle hair.
Create a bed featuring wildflowers which will grow on poor soils, including meadow clary (Salvia pratensis) and red campion (Silene dioica) along with nectarrich open-centred flowers including poppies, catmint, sedums and herbs such as lavender, mint and thyme.
Create a bed featuring wildflowers which will grow on poor soils, including meadow clary (Salvia pratensis) and red campion (Silene dioica) along with nectar-rich open-centred flowers including poppies, catmint, sedums and herbs such as lavender, mint and thyme.
Create a bed featuring wildflowers which will grow on poor soils, including meadow clary (Salvia pratensis) and red campion (Silene dioica) along with nectar-rich opencentred flowers including poppies, catmint, sedums and herbs such as lavender, mint and thyme.
Cluster 6 includes the Oroiberian calcareous grasslands adscribed to Cirsio microcephali-Onobrychidetum hispanicae characterized by Bromopsis erecta, Thymus pulegioides, Trifolium ochroleucon, Salvia pratensis, etc; while cluster 7 is related to the Brachypodium phoenicoides communities growing in valley bottoms at lower altitudes, which should be framed into the Maestracensean Festuco andresmolinae-Brachypodietum phoenicoidis.
Based on these aspects, the main goal of this work is to evaluate the morphological characteristics of different Salvia species in terms of height (cm) and plant cover (plant basal area, [m.sup.2]), number of branches, width and length of leaves, height of inflorescence (cm), number of floral sets (inflorescences), flowers by each floral set, as well as the parameters of biomass production, fresh and dry matter weight (FMW and DMW, g/plant), yield of dry matter (YDM) in terms of tons/ha, essential oil content (EOC, mL/100 g) and yield of essential oils (YEO) expressed as L/ha, of the following plants Salvia verbenaca, Salvia argentea, Salvia lavandulifolia Vahl, Salvia pratensis, Salvia sclarea, Salvia triloba and Salvia officinalis, cultivated in the south Brazilian region.
Wildflower choices might include poppies, mallow, ranunculus ficaria, salvia pratensis, knautia arvensis and lamium purpureum, while bulbs such as alliums, crocus, snowdrop, grape hyacinth and chionodoxa luciliae will all attract bees.
Oversow a corner of your lawn with wildflowers, including moon daisy (Chrysanthemum leucanthemum), meadow clary (Salvia pratensis) and red campion (Silene dioica).