My Colby-Sawyer Experience

“My classes stress the interconnectedness of knowledge. A recent Fulbright fellowship provided the opportunity to work with undergraduate and graduate students at Kyoto Seika University in Japan. My teaching at Colby-Sawyer College is enhanced thanks to this experience.”
Fine and Performing Arts Professor Jon Keenan

Salvia columbariae
Lamiaceae

Height: Up to 20"

Leaves: 4" long and green. They are oblong and found at the base of the stem.

Flowers/Fruit: In bloom March to July. The flowers are light to dark blue and 1/2" long. They are densely clustered on 1 to 3 heads on the stem and have a pungent odor.

Form/Habitat: Below 4,000'. Found in washes and disturbed areas of pinyon-juniper communities.


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