Images by Gurcharan Singh, Alka Khare & Nidhan Singh, (inserted by Bhagyashri Ranade)



flower show of Delhi University in February 2009; Lamiaceae for ID fom Delhi – efloraofindia | Google Groups



salvia farinacea ‘Victoria Blue’ from Delhi: Salvia farinacea ‘Victoria Blue’ from Delhi, ornamental herb displayed at Annual Flower Show of Delhi University in February. 



Request for ID : 300511 : AK-2: Taken on the 11th of July, 2007 at Sula Vineyards, Nasik, Maharashtra.

For me also it looks like Salvia species. 

Check out for Salvia farinacea

Yes this may be Salvia farinacea. See the link below… 

Lamiaceae & Verbenaceae Week: Lamiaceae, Salvia farinacea ‘Victoria Blue’ from Delhi: Salvia farinacea cultivar ‘Victoria Blue’ photographed from Delhi University
Flower Show in February 



Lamiaceae & Verbenaceae Week : Request for ID : 080711 : AK-2: Taken at Racca Nursery, Nasik, Maharashtra on 31/6/2006.
A small plant.
Is it Salvia? 

It should be Salvia farinacea cultivar Victoria Blue. Please see my upload today 

Thanks a lot for the id.
Could this also be the same Salvia farinacea ‘Victoria Blue’?
Taken at Muscat, Oman on 26/2/2010. 

This one … should be Salvia coerulea Benth. cultivar. see my upload just now



Garden Plant For ID : Salvia Species : California : 14NOV14 : AK-34 : 6 posts by 5 authors. Attachments (2)

Salvia Species seen in San Francisco on 1/10/14.

Cultivated plant with Blue flowers.

yes salvia
sp? anybody’s guess
seems to be more prolifically flowering cultivar

Salvia farinacea??

I think yes



Lamiaceae (incl. Verbenaceae) Fortnight:Lamiaceae,Salvia farinacea ‘Victoria Blue’ from Delhi-GSMAY134/137 : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (3)

Salvia farinacea cultivar ‘Victoria Blue’
photographed from Delhi University Flower Show in February

very nice to know what it is

sometimes the nurseries from siliguri bring them in



Salvia farinacea ‘Evolution Violet’ photographed from California

at the bot g? or nursery
if nursery gives me hope it can be bought.

very nice

saturated violets

Summerwinds Nursery

It had a outlet near our old house in Sunnyvale, which was closed down last August.
Very good nursery with perfectly labelled plants.
looked it up they are still in business

so that’s good

I wish we had such knowledgeable nurseries here but we dont

still the nursery trade seems to get nice new plants periodically


Lamiaceae (including Verbenaceae) Fortnight : Lamiaceae : Salvia farinacea ‘Victoria Blue’ : Nasik : 13MAY15 : AK-14 : 14/16 : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (1)

Salvia farinacea ‘Victoria Blue’ from a nursery in Nasik.

Posted earlier, identified by …




Attached are pictures of Salvia farinacea captured in a garden in Mumbai in September 2012.

From San Francisco.

A cultivated, garden plant.
Posted earlier, identified by …




A garden plant, recorded from Delhi..
The mealy blue sageSalvia farinacea



A very old picture. Had posted it earlier, no feedback.

Posting again under family fortnight.
Taken at Sula Vineyards, Nasik.

Much more like Mealy blue sage/ Mealy sage/ Mealycup sage or Salvia farinacea Benth. Leaves lanceolate, toothed, long petioled, greyish-green

Garden plant seen in a nursery in Jan,15. Seems to be Salvia Species.

Or a Leucas ??

No idea. I thought it to be Salvia.

One Salvia farinacea ‘Evolution White’ in sellers’ sites looks similar. I don’t know if it the same or we can use author citation. The protologue can be accessed at

Thanks a lot. Yes, my plant does look like your suggested id. I had thought of Salvia farinacea too and was searching for images last night. Hope our other experts will have a look. 




A cultivated garden plant with purple flowers

Mam once check with Salvia farinacea

Thanks … Seems correct.



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