Cardinal Sage   
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Cardinal Sage
ntroduced Photo: Thingnam Girija
Common name: Cardinal Sage, • Manipuri: ꯃꯣꯔꯣꯛꯂꯩ Moroklei
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.
Photographed in Delhi

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