Sages: Blue Sage variety “Winnifred Gilman” in the Virtual Garden Tour at the Ohlone College Newark Center

Blue Sage variety “Winnifred Gilman” (Salvia clevelandii)

  • Perennial shrub with evergreen foliage on reddish stems and round clusters of purple flowers
  • Native to California, this variety originated in the San Francisco Botanic Garden
  • Very drought-tolerant and more vivid blooms than other similar Blue Sage varieties and hybrids
—Photo by Lenna Withrow.