Salvia verbenaca var. vernalis Boiss.

Voy. Bot. Espagne 2: 484 (1841) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Naturalised

Lower leaves c. oblong in outline, pinnatifid, shortly hirsute and strongly glandular beneath. Calyx green. Flowers Mar.–Oct.

*CVU, *LoM, *MuM, *RobP. Also naturalized SA. Native to southern Europe and North Africa. In Victoria confined to the far north-west (e.g. Hattah, Murrayville, Benetook areas).

Source: Conn, B.J. (1999). Lamiaceae. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 4, Cornaceae to Asteraceae. Inkata Press, Melbourne.
Updated by: Andre Messina, 2017-01-30
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life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
superorder Asteranae
order Lamiales
family Lamiaceae
genus Salvia
Higher taxa


Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Salvia verbenaca var. vernalis in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Salvia verbenaca var. vernalis in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Lowan Mallee present naturalised
Murray Mallee present naturalised
Robinvale Plains present naturalised
Central Victorian Uplands present naturalised

State distribution

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Western Australia
Northern Territory
South Australia
New South Wales