Salvia glutinosa L.

Common name

English: Sticky sage

German: Klebriger Salbei


Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Lamiales (158)

        Family: Lamiaceae (89) (family description)

          Genus: Salvia (8)

           Epithet: glutinosa L. (2)

Synonyms: Drymosphace glutinosa (L.) Opiz, Glutinaria acuminata Raf., Glutinaria glutinosa (L.) Raf., Sclarea glutinosa (L.) Mill.

acuminata => long pointed

glutinosa => covered with sticky exudation


Climate: temperate

Habit: herb

Flower colour: yellow

External links

Check for Salvia glutinosa at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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