Did you mean black sage?
Black Sage is a three foot evergreen shrub with white to light blue flowers from March to July. This sage is native to sunny dry slopes in the coast ranges from San Jose to Baja. It likes sun, tolera ...
Salvia mellifera repens can be a relatively flat fragrant shrub with dark green foliage and light blue flowers. In interior heat this black sage becomes a lower version of itself and can get to be 6 ...
Pictures and descriptions of all the Salvias (Sages) native to California. White Sage, Black Sage, Cleveland Sage and all the sages in between.
Pictures and description of Sage Sparrow, Amphispiza belli
Coastal sage scrub plant community occurs in much of California's populated areas. Here is a description, with pictures and a list of native plants that occur from, San Diego, to San Oakland, with Sa ...
Salvia apiana, White sage is a five foot evergreen perennial. The flowers emerge in summer and are white with a little lavender. They pucker-back with the stamens hanging out to the sides. White sag ...
Salvia 'Mrs. Beard' appears to be a stable hybrid of Creeping Sage, Salvia sonomensis and Black Sage, Salvia mellifera that's low growing with a nice blue flower. A low growing, dark green sage that ...
Do you like the format I put in the Sage page or the Buckwheat page?
Erynnis tristis, Mournful Duskywing butterfly also known as White Edged Dusky Wing.
Designing a native garden for dry sand along a California coast.
Rufus-crowned Sparrow, Aimophila ruficeps. The Rufus crowned sparrow likes oak woodland.
Many California native plants tolerate seaside conditions. Many plants do not.
California Dog-face Butterfly, Zerene eurydice can be identified by the shape of the fore wing
Answers for a little quiz of California native plant names and types
Pictures and description of Rufous hummingbird, Selasphorus rufus as he visited the nursery.
Brittleleaf Manzanita is an evergreen shrub 3-4' in height. The new name is Arctostaphylos tomentosa ssp. crustacea. Possessing light- green leaves on reddish stems, a basal burl, bright little pink f ...
Restoring native plants using resource islands. These little spots of native plants create cover and habitat for native birds and animals.
Drought tolerant plants for Santa Barbara, California. Here is a list and photos of native plants that should be able to live in Santa Barbara with no irrigation after the first summer.
Lesser Goldfinch, Carduelis psaltria loves wild plants for your landscape garden in San Diego, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, San Jose, San Francisco, or even Sacramento.
Drought Tolerant Plants for a Long Beach Southern California native garden. Pictures of flowers you can grow with no irrigation.
Drought tolerant plants for Yorba Linda California
Yellow-faced Bumble Bee, Bombus vosnesenskii