Salvia - Best Overall - Southern California
- Written by Andy Maycen
African Brown Sage - Salvia africana-lutea 'Kirstenbok'
Large dark brown flowers on a compact silver plant.
Salvia gesneriiflora 'Mt. form'
Long bloom season, dwarf habit compared to species.
Anise-scented Sage - Salvia guaranitica 'Van Remsen'
It has a great upright habit.
Raspberry Truffle Mexican Sage - Salvia mexicana 'Raspberry Truffle'
Best colored winter, spring bloomer for those who like plum and violet and black.
Salvia wagneriana 'White Bract'
Hands down the most beautiful winter blooming salvia.
Marine Blue Germander Sage - Salvia x.'Marine Blue'
Blooms year round, small habit and drought tolerant.