January to April

Salvia verbenaca (Labiatae)

Wild Clary

Cultivated or waste ground, pine woods, orchards, garigue. Common. Perennial herb to 70 cm. Lower leaves stalked, upper leaves sessile. Stamens 2. Corolla colour appears to vary from purple to light blue. See below.


Corallia. 28.2.2004

This appears to be the same species but with light blue flowers as noted in Blamey and Grey-Wilson.