Botanical name: Salvia fulgens Family: Lamiaceae (mint family)
Salvia is one of the largest genera of plants, with roughly 900 species. Cardinal sage is a half hardy perennial, producing spikes of glowing red flowers each with the lower lip covered in velvet-like hairs Erect, arching growth to 6' or more, with soft dark green leaves.
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The flower labeled Cardinal Sage is ...